Nancy K. Bowers

Oct. 26, 1938 - Dec. 2, 2018


Nancy K. Bowers, 80, Roar­ing Spring, died Sunday morning at the home of her daughter in Pasadena, Md.

She was born in Roaring Spring, daughter of the late Elvin Eicher, and she was raised in the home of her grandparents, the late Elmer and Edith Stiffler. On Feb. 11, 1956, she married Paul F. Bowers in Roaring Spring, and his death on May 11, 2006, ended the 50-year marriage to the love of her life.

Surviving are two children: Amy S. King of Pasadena, Md., and Charles F. Bowers of Woodbridge, Va.; two grandchildren: Emily and Nathan; and a nephew, Danny Eicher of Denver, Colo.

She was preceded in death by a brother, Charles Eicher.

Nancy was a homemaker and a seamstress.

She loved baking, sewing and quilting, traveling across the U.S., listening to “Celtic Thunder” and watching “Gone With the Wind” and collecting memorabilia from the film.

Friends will be received from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, and from 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. funeral service on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018, at Todd T. Thompson Funeral Home Inc., Roar­ing Spring, the Rev. Joel Kletzing officiating. Inter­ment will be at Greenlawn Cemetery, Roaring Spring.

Contributions in Nancy’s memory may be given to Hospice of the Chesapeake, 90 Ritchie Highway, Pasa­dena, MD 21122 or online at