Kathryn L. Bowser

May 22, 1956 - Nov. 29, 2018

Kathryn L. Bowser, 62, Hollidays­burg, passed away unexpectedly Thursday at Conemaugh Nason Medical Center, after an extended illness.

She was born in Ashtabula, Ohio, daughter of Charles Kissel and Leona (Tulino) Neibauer. On Sept. 7, 2002, she married Timothy L. Bowser at Altoona Alliance Church.

Surviving are her mother of Altoona; two daughters: Hayley Shaw of Ashtabula, Ohio, and MaKenzie Shaw of Hollidaysburg; a stepson, Derek Bowser of Hollidaysburg; a brother, Scott Kissel (Colleen) of Geneva, Ohio; numerous nieces and nephews; and a great-nephew, Carson Despot.

She was preceded in death by her father; and two brothers: Bradley and Charles “Chip” Kissel.

Kathryn attended Kent State University and had worked at the Salvation Army and previously at Fashion Bug. She attended Altoona Alliance Church.

Friends will be received from 2 to 5:30 p.m., Tues­day, Dec. 4, 2018, at the Altoona Alliance Church, 3220 Pleasant Valley Blvd., Altoona, where a funeral service will be held at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Pastor Tim McGarvey officiating. Arrangements are by The Stevens Mortuary Inc., 1421 Eighth Ave., Altoona.