JUPITER, FLA. - Paul R. Bowman Sr. 67 of Jupiter, Fla., formerly of Salem, died Oct. 28 at Jupiter Medical Center.
Mr. Bowman was born on Jan. 15, 1945 in Salem. He was the son of the late Clyde R. Bowman and Beatrice E. Bell.
He worked as a machinist at E.W. Bliss, Lake Park Tool and Die, Hunt Valve and Spirex and as a blacksmith. He retired from Spirex and moved to Florida to continue his trade as a blacksmith.
He is survived by his wife, Peg ( Jackson), formerly of Leetonia; a son, Paul R. Bowman Jr. (Donna) of Canfield; and his daughter, Pamela Murray (Lex) of Salem; a sister, Marilyn Bowers of Salem; and a brother, Roger Bowman (Ruth) of Canfield. He also leaves three stepchildren, Daniel Holloway of Alliance, Wendy Rukenbrod (Fritz) of East Palestine and Heather Madison of (Leetonia); nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.