Hazel May Bowman, 94, Wellington: Dec. 19, 1920 – Feb. 2, 2015

first_imgHazel BowmanHazel May Bowman, age 94, of Wellington, died early Monday morning, February 2, 2015.  She was a homemaker and longtime Wellington resident.Hazel May Trost was born on December 19, 1920 in Blackwell, OK to Ernest C. Trost and Vernia L. (Lockwood) Trost. She was raised in the Hunnewell, KS area.Hazel married Robert M. “Bert” Bowman on October 9, 1948 in Wichita, KS.  He preceded her in death in 2003.  She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, collecting dolls, flowers and working in the garden, traveling, going to the casino and loved all animals.She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Bert; and her brother, Earl Trost.Survivors include her three sons, Gary M. Bowman of Goddard, KS; Larry A. Bowman and Howard L. Bowman both of Wellington, KS; four granddaughters, Sarah McCosh, Debra Hohn, Brooke Vincent and Shelby Bowman; and four great grandchildren, Casey, Levi. Tessa and Verity.Graveside Services will be held at the Prairie Lawn Cemetery in Wellington, KS on Friday, February 6, 2015 at 2:00 P.M.  Chaplain Norman Reeves will officiate.Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, February 5, 2015 from 1 to 8 p.m.The family will be present to greet friends from 5 to 7 p.m.A memorial has been established with the Wellington Humane Society in lieu of flowers.  Contributions can be left at the funeral home.The family would like to extend a personal thank you to the staff of Gentiva Hospice.Frank Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.To leave condolences or sign our guest book, please visit our website at www.frankfuneralhome.netlast_img