Mount Ayr Record-News
Mount Ayr, Ringgold County, Iowa
Thursday, January 15, 2015, Page 14
OBITUARY ~ LENORA M. "SALLY" (BOWEN) PRATTE
January 06, 1927 ~ January 10, 2015
Lenora M. "Sally" (Bowen) Pratte, 88, St. Joseph, Missouri, died Saturday, January 10, 2015 at a local healthcare
She was born January 6, 1927 in Maloy, Iowa to James and Ruby (Smith) Bowen.
She was a bartender for many
years most notably at the Pioneer Room and Monty's and was also a member of the Rebecka Lodge.
She enjoyed playing cards,
especially pitch as she was known as "Mrs. Pitch." Sally was strong-willed and out-spoken, but in a way that you'd
appreciate and respect. She also had a great sense of humor that will be greatly missed.
She was preceded in death by
her parents; sisters, Annie Haley, Katie Butler, Jean Herrington, and Belle Graham; brothers, James Jr. "Bobby" Bowen
and Jerry "Oscar" Bowen.
Survivors: children, Donna Weston (Doug) of St. Joseph, Missouri and Arnie Bowen (Connie)
of Blue Rapids, Kansas; grandchildren, Kelly, Kim, Karey, and Jackson; several great-grandchildren; sisters, Alice
Johnston, Mickey Routh, and Sandy Hulett; brothers, Joe Bowen (Alice) and Larry Bowen (Sharon); and numerous nieces
Interment Platte River Cemetery, Maloy, Iowa at a later date. Care provided by Meierhoffer Funeral Home
& Crematory. Online guest book and obituary at www.meierhoffer.com.
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