Gerald "Beav" A. Bowser

August 12, 1965 ~ August 3, 2022 (age 56)


Gerald A. “Beav” Bowser, 56, of Kittanning, died on Wednesday August 3, 2022 in his residence. 

He was born on August 12, 1965 in Kittanning, PA to the late James R. & Eleanor (Rearick) Bowser. 

Beav was currently employed with the Progressive Workshop in Kittanning and had previously delivered the Leader Times newspaper in the Kittanning and Ford City area. He also worked for Bowser Feed Store in Worthington. 

Gerald attended Harvest Community Church in Kittanning and was a 1984 graduate of Kittanning High School. 

He enjoyed fishing, shooting pool, and watching the Pittsburgh Pirates. 

Left behind to forever cherish his memory is his wife, Tricia (DePaoli) Bowser whom he married on September 21, 2018, Brother, Donald J. (April) Bowser of Worthington, Sister, Karen (Dennis) Shaffer) of Worthington, Brother, Delbert Bowser of New York, Sister, Melissa Bowser of California and sister, Michelle Bowser of South Carolina. He will also be greatly missed by his 4 cats, Pepper, Torrie, Cleo, and Grayson. 

In addition to his parents, Beav was preceded in death by his 1st wife, Linda Bowser who died in 2013 and his paternal grandparents, Ralph & Velma Bowser and maternal grandparents, Grant & Virginia Rearick. 

Family and friends will be received on Saturday, August 6, 2022 in the Snyder-Crissman Funeral Home, 200 South McKean Street, Kittanning, PA from 5:00pm until time of funeral services at 7:00pm with Rev. Sue Foster officiating.

Burial will be held on Monday August 8, 2022 in the Worthington Lutheran Cemetery.

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August 6, 2022

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Kittanning-McKean St.
200 South McKean St.
Kittanning, PA 16201

Funeral Service
August 6, 2022

7:00 PM
Kittanning-McKean St.
200 South McKean St.
Kittanning, PA 16201

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