“Thank you so much for all your help with the funeral planning and the actual funeral. Everything was beautiful and could not have been more special or gone any smoother. It was comforting for our family to know that everything was going to be taken care of and that we would do my father-in-law justice with a very beautiful funeral. Thank you so much for that peace-of-mind. We could not have been more pleased with how everything turned out. You all are truly wonderful at what you do. I would never go anywhere else! (Although I’m hoping not to have to use your services for a very long time!) Thank you so much for everything.”
— L. H.
Leona Mae Bower
December 16, 1916 - August 27, 2012
Leona Mae Bower, age 95, a life long resident of the Plainfield, IL area, at rest Monday, August 27, 2012 at Provena St. Joseph Medical Center in Joliet, IL. Born December 16, 1916 in Wheatland Township, IL, the daughter of the late Arthur and Mae Brossman.
Beloved wife of the late Robert T. Boughton and the late Lloyd J. Bower. Loving mother of Delores (the late Robert) Mison, Karen (Gerald) Pilcher and William (Katie) Boughton, step-mother of Jean (the late Donald) Pfeifer and Robert (Jinna) Bower. Cherished grandmother of Ann Marie Prater, Jeffrey (Monica) Mison, Lynn (Dave) Olson, Karla (Jim) Rung, Ashley (Robert) Mirakian, Seth Boughton. Fond great-grandmother of Chris, Trey and Tayla Prater, Chloe Mison, Paige and Kendall Rung, Parker, Ally and Kyra Olson. Dear sister of the late Thomas, the late Howard and the late Roy Brossman.
Member of Plymouth Congregational Church. In lieu of flowers, memorials to her church.
Memorial Visitation Saturday, September 1, 2012 from 10:00 – 11:00 AM at Plymouth Congregational Church, 24022 W. Lockport St., Plainfield, IL 60544 with a memorial service to follow at 11:00 AM. Private family inurnment at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to Overman-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 15219 S. Joliet Road, Plainfield, Illinois 60544