Doris Nellie Bowling, Age 92 of Manistee died Monday, February 3, 2020 at the Manistee County Medical Care Facility.
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She was born on September 14, 1927 in Falmouth, MI the daughter of the late Klaas & Johanna (Cats) Jenema. She attended school in Falmouth, and on October 4, 1946 she married Leslie E. Bowling in Falmouth. He preceded her in death on September 7, 2017.
Doris was employed as a clerk at the Park Dairy Farm Fresh Store and Eberhard’s in Manistee. She was a member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Manistee. She enjoyed needle point, knitting, crocheting and puzzles.
Survivors include two children; Forrest (Jeanne) Bowling of Byron Center, Vicki (John) Mackey of Bear Lake, daughter-in-law; Kathy Brink of Cumming, GA, seven grandchildren; Sheldon, Letty, John III, Marc, Tasha, Heather, & Molly, great grandchildren, brother; Jacob Jenema of Falmouth, sisters-in-law; Mildred Jenema of Falmouth, and Norma (Roy) Wheeler of Mesick, as well as by numerous nieces and nephews.
She was also preceded in death by two sons; Marshall & Jeff Bowling, and by siblings; Sadie, Casey, John, Ted, & Marvin Jenema and Genevieve Birdsley.
Memorial Services for Doris will be held Saturday, February 29, 2020 at 11:00 AM at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Manistee with Pastor James Friesner officiating. Interment will be in Oak Grove Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the church Saturday morning from 10:00 AM until time of service.
Memorials in Doris’s name may be directed to Good Shepherd Lutheran Church or the Manistee County Medical Care Facility.
Please visit her personal page of memories at www.oakgrovefh.com. Arrangements by the Oak Grove Funeral Home & Cremation Center in Manistee.