Obituary of Roger A. Bowsher
Roger Allen Bowsher, 81, of Clinton, Missouri passed away Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at St. Luke’s Hospital East in Lee’s Summit, MO.
He was born January 15, 1938, in Kansas City, MO, the son of Allen Bowsher and Naomi Francis (Swackhammer) Bowsher Hupp.
Roger married Mary J. Bowser in Springfield, MO, on November 5, 1965. She preceded him in death on April 8, 2017.
He farmed all his life. Along with farming, he was an aircraft insurance investigator. He and Mary drove big rig trucks together, while operating M & R Farms. He served his country with the Army National Guard during the Korean War, serving as a radio operator and tank driver. He also was an avid pilot. He always said the best thing he ever did was marry Mary.
Surviving are one daughter, Debbie Castor and husband Gary, Jefferson City, MO; two sons, Mike Bowsher and Maria, Clinton, MO, and Scott Bowsher and wife Amy, St. Louis, MO; and grandchildren, Dr. Sarah Castor, Garrison Castor, Nathan Bowsher, Shae Bowsher and Hadley Bowsher. In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by his parents and step-father, Wilbur Hupp.
Graveside services and interment will be at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, August 10, 2019 at Englewood Cemetery. Friends may call from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Friday at the Bradley & Hadley Funeral Home, Clinton. Arrangements are under the direction of the Bradley & Hadley Funeral Home, Clinton. Condolences may be left online at www.bradleyhadley.com.