BYRON BOWER, 86, of rural Bridgewater (Svcs. 9/15/13)


September 9th, 2013 by Jim Field

BYRON BOWER, 86, of rural Bridgewater died Sat., Sept. 7th, at his daughter’s home. Funeral services for BYRON BOWER will be held 2:30-p.m. Sun., Sept. 15th, in the Cumberland Community Building. Steen Funeral Home in Massena has the arrangements.

A family visitation at the funeral home will be held from 2-until 8-pm Saturday (9/14) at the funeral home, with the family greeting friends from 6-to 8-pm.  Online condolences may be left to the family at

Memorials may be made to the Byron Bower memorial fund to be established by the family.

A luncheon at the Cumberland Community Building will follow a committal service in the Massena Center Cemetery. BYRON BOWER is survived by:His children – Dwight Bower and wife Joyce of Massena; Lisa Karas and husband Galen of Fontanelle; Lynnette Hamedi and husband Reza of Auburn, Washington and Dallas Bower and wife Cheri of Sedro-Wooley, Washington.His foster sister – Shirley Jorgensen, of Fontanelle.12 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends.