Ronald Lee Bowman

SALEM — Ronald Lee Bowman, 71, died at 10:12 p.m. Tuesday at Salem Regional Medical Center.

He was born Dec. 5, 1947 in Girard, Ohio, the son of the late Clarence and Violet (Girard) Bowman.

He had previously worked as a laborer at American Standard. He was a 1966 graduate of Crestview High School.

Survivors include his wife, Diana (Hite) Bowman of Salem; a son, Ronald Bowman Jr. of Akron; a daughter, Amanda (partner Mat Thrasher) Bowman of Cleveland; and his twin sister, Bonnie Hughes of Youngstown.

No services or calling hours will be held.

Arrangements were handled by Stark Memorial Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

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