“Our family would like to thank you for all your help during our time of loss. We were very impressed with how everything was handled — from your quick response the night of J’s passing — quick and with great respect in removing him from our home, to the processing of all the paperwork and details and to how wonderful he looked at the final private viewing for our family. It meant a lot that we could all be together to see him one final time. Thank you again for everything.”
— The S. Family

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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

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