Nancy J. Bower of Clinton, Ark., formerly of Batavia, passed away on Aug. 15, 2009. She was born July 25, 1938, to Lee and Margaret Butts.
Nancy leaves her children, Steven (Cathy) Bower of North Carolina, Terri (Bob) Blahnik of Arkansas, Lyle (Liana) Bower of Illinois; eight grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; three siblings, Dorothy Struckman, Joe (Donna) Butts and Donna Vee (Don) Bower; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She now joins her husband of 50 years, Vernon (Butch) Bower, and her parents.
Burial will be at a later date. A memorial fund has been established in Nancyâ€™s name, and remembrances may be sent in care of Bower, 615 W. State St., North Aurora, IL 60542.