Mr. William “Bill” Bowlsbey Sr., age 69, of Salem, passed away Sunday, June 9 at his home.
Mr. Bowlsbey was born August 22, 1949 in Elkton, Maryland the son of Jim Bowlsbey and Martha Estep. He was a former employee of Kimball International.
William is survived by his wife: Christine Kurbyun Bowlsbey. They were married June 21, 1969. He is also survived by a son: William Bowlsbey Jr. (Angela) of North Vernon, a daughter: Angela Shell (John) of Salem, four brothers: James, Henry and Jackie Bowlsbey and Freddie Smith, 8 grandchildren: John, Jacob, James, Ava, and Jackson Shell, Corrina Gilbert, Alyssa Westerburg and Cody Bowlsbey, and 4 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, four brothers: Condy, Paul, Clyde and Willard Stanley and two sisters: Cordelia Fitzwater and Mandy Trivett.
Cremation was chosen and there will be no public services.