Nov. 22, 1948-Feb. 26, 2013
Sarah Ann Bowdle, age 64, of Edgerton, died at 8:50 a.m. on Tuesday, , at Parkview Region Medical Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana, where she was admitted on Saturday.
She was born on Nov. 22, 1948, in Lima to George William and Florence E. “Tutty” (Berry) Tegenkamp, who preceded her in death.
She was the widow of Jack E White and she married Don E. Bowdle on July 22, 2000. He survives in Edgerton.
Survivors also include a daughter, Angela (Mike) Dziurgot, of Aurora, Colo.; a son, Aaron (Donna) White, of Lima; eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; three sisters, Judy Cunningham, of Largo, Fla., Terry (Terry) Martin of Payne and Rebecca (Tony) Campos of Watsonville, Calif.; and two brothers, Mark Tegenkamp of Santa Cruz, Calif., and Rick (Gina) Tegenkamp of Salinas, Calif.
Mrs. Bowdle was a licensed practical nurse and had worked as a dialysis nurse at St. Rita’s Hospital and Lima Memorial Hospital in Lima for many years, as well as with other dialysis centers. Most recently, she was nursing manager with Evergreen Manor Nursing Center in Montpelier. She was a longtime emergency medical technician while living in Delphos and Spencerville. Sarah enjoyed fishing, garage sales, traveling, especially on the Harley, reading, making jewelry and furniture refinishing and was also an accomplished bowler.
Funeral services will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday at Krill Funeral Home, Edgerton, with Pastor Terry Martin officiating.
Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Memorials are requested to a Humane Society of the donor’s choice.
To sign the online register or to send condolences, please visit www.krillfuneralservice.com.