Rita J. Bowman, 71, of Shadyside, Ohio formerly of Bellaire, Ohio passed away surrounded by her family Friday, January 13, 2023 at Wheeling Hospital in Wheeling, West Virginia.
She was born November 16, 1951 in Bellaire, Ohio, a daughter of the late Dale Bumgardner and Ruth Atherton Bumgardner.
Rita was employed by Promedica as a Claims Intake and Provider Reimbursement Specialist. She was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend.
In addition to her parents, Rita was preceded in death by one brother, Joe Bumgardner.
Surviving are her husband, Bob Bowman, whom she married March 1st, 1974, and four children, Jeremy (Tania) Bowman of New Orleans, Louisiana, Ashley (Justin) Kimberly of Wheeling, West Virginia, Jordan (Bryan) Bowman of Chicago, Illinois, and Kali (John) Kellner of Shadyside, Ohio. Also, four grandchildren Isaac, Rory, Jase and Dylan.
Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Home 3900 Central Avenue, Shadyside, Ohio on Wednesday, January 18, 2023 from 4:00 pm until time of Funeral Service at 7:00 pm with Father Daniel Huesel as celebrant.
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Home is handling the arrangements for the Bowman family and online condolences and flower arrangements can be directed to the family by visiting https://bauknechtaltmeyer.com/