Phyllis Bowersox

October 2, 2013

Bowersox, Phyllis Obituary

Phyllis Caple Bowersox, 80, of Westminster, died Wednesday, October 2, 2013.

Born March 26, 1933 on the family farm in Sandymount, she was the daughter of the late Kenneth G. Caple, Sr. and E. Mae Hill Caple. She was the wife of John (Jack) F.D. Bowersox, her husband of 59 years.

She graduated from Westminster High School, class of 1951, and also graduated from Baltimore Business College. She retired from Carroll County Public Schools as a secretary. She was a lifetime member of Sandy Mount United Methodist Church, where she served as organist for 25 years. She enjoyed spending time with her family, friends, and her neighbors at Carroll Lutheran Village.

Surviving in addition to her husband are children David K. Bowersox and wife Vickie of Westminster, Leanne B. Whitestone and husband Albert of Hanover, PA, John A. Bowersox and wife Katie of Westminster, and Steve W. Bowersox and wife Jayne of Westminster; sister Patricia C. Burkholder and husband David of Westminster; brother Wayne H. Caple and wife Sharon of Oakland; 11 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by brothers Ray A. Caple and K. Grady Caple, Jr.

The family will receive friends at Pritts Funeral Home and Chapel, 412 Washington Rd., on Friday from 2-4 and 6-8 pm and one hour prior to services at the church.

Funeral services will be at Sandy Mount United Methodist Church, Finksburg on Saturday at 11 a.m. with Rev. Bob Wellman and Rev. Bill Boyer officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Sandy Mount United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund, C/O Tom Poe, 1840 Tank Rd., Finksburg, MD 21048.

Online condolences may be made online at www.prittsfuneralhome.com

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October 4, 2013
2-4 & 6-8 p.m.

Visitation I
Pritts Funeral Home and Chapel

412 Washington Road
Westminster, MD 21157
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October 5, 2013
10-11 a.m.

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Sandy Mount United Methodist Church

2101 Old Westminster Pike
Finksburg, MD 21048
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October 5, 2013
11 a.m.

Funeral Service
Sandy Mount United Methodist Church

2101 Old Westminster Pike
Finksburg, MD 21048
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October 5, 2013

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Church Cemetery


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