Dorothy “Bowman” Fowler, 79, of Colerain Pike, Martins Ferry, OH, passed Friday, December 30, 2016, at home after a long illness.

She was born April 3, 1937, and was a retired employee of Belmont County Housing Authority.

Dorothy is survived by her husband, Walter R. Fowler; sons, Tim Bowman and Todd Bowman; a daughter, Trudy Craig; a brother: John Jendrusik; grandchildren, Justin, Shane, Adam, Hannah, Nika and Brooke.

In keeping with Dorothy’s wishes, there will be no visitation. Contact the family about an upcoming memorial service at Zion Christian Retreat.

Wilson Funeral Home, 920 National Road, Brookside, OH, is assisting the family.

Offer online condolences at www.wilson