Jacqueline Jane Angelica Tabels Bowman, 85, of Danville passed away at 2:28 Dec. 5, 2017, at North Logan Healthcare Center in Danville. Jacqueline was born Aug. 22, 1932, the daughter of Fredrick August and Emma Engel Tabels. She married Richard A. Bowman on July 2, 1950, and he passed away on Feb. 18, 2016.
Jacqueline worked at Chuckles Candy Factory for many years and later worked for the Ryder Bus Company in Danville. She was a lifelong member of Immanuel Lutheran Church. She traveled with her husband Richard (Dick) to Florida and Texas after they both retired and enjoyed all the places and states they went to all of their married life.
Jacqueline is survived by her five children, Linda (Garry) Van Camp, Debi (Marv) Davis, Nancy (fiancé Dave Axtell) Crain, Richard (Laura) Bowman Jr., and Cheryl (Louis) Worrall. She has 10 grandchildren, Jeff Van Camp, Karen (Eric) Crain Agre, Michelle (Rudy) Crain Perez, Ambre (Aaron) Bowman Todd, Heather (Jim) Davis Spencer, Steven (Monica) Crain, Coty (Brad) Worrall Markello, Joshua Bowman, and Cheyenne (Cody) Worrall Erwin. Jacqueline also has 19 great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild. Jacqueline is proceeded in death by her husband, Richard (Dick); her parents, Fred and Emma Tabels; her sister, Harriet Tabels Fowler; and two brothers, Arthur and Harlan Tabels; and a grandson, Thomas Christopher Van Camp.
A Celebration of Jacqueline's life will be held at Sunset Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 3940 North Vermilion St. Danville, IL 61834, with Minister Carl Shaw officiating. Visitation will be held from 3 - 5 p.m. Dec. 12, 2017, at the funeral home with funeral services following at 5 p.m. Burial will be a private service in Sunset Memorial Park with family only.
PLEASE NO FLOWERS. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Hospice Transitions, 12040 Raymond Court, Huntley, IL 60142; North Logan Healthcare Center/Activity Funds, 801 North Logan Ave Danville, IL 61832; Donor's Choice or Immanuel Lutheran Church in Danville.
Your wings were ready, but our hearts are not, but we know you are joining OUR FATHER your husband Dick in Heaven, we miss you both.
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Published on December 8, 2017