Wayne C. Bower of Twin Lakes, WI passed away at the age of 80 on March 18, 2020. He was born in Waukegan, IL on August 4, 1939 to the late Henry and Marie (Filstead) Bower. He is survived by his wife, Sharon Bower (Krause), whom he married on February 5, 1966 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Waukegan, IL.
Wayne was a proud veteran, having served in the United States Army. He worked with many lifelong friends as a delivery driver for Pepsi, and owned a gas station with his family outside of Great Lakes Naval Station. In his free time, Wayne enjoyed fishing, golfing, Nascar racing, swimming at the Y, getting a cup of coffee with friends in the morning, or a beer in the afternoon at any of the Twin Lakes taverns.
Along with his wife Sharon, Wayne is survived by his daughter Terra Bower-Mener, his grandson Curtis J. Mener, and son-in-law Kevin Mener, all of Twin Lakes, WI. He was preceded in death by his sister Marlene Graham.
Committal services with military honors will take place at a later date at the Southern Wisconsin Veteran’s Memorial Cemetery in Union Grove, WI. Memorials in Wayne’s name can be made to Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation 23612 Hylan Blvd. Staten Island, New York 10306 or St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN. 38105. Online condolences Haaselockwoodfhs.com. The Haase-Lockwood & Associates Funeral Home and Crematory of Twin Lakes, WI. is assisting the family.
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Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundations
2361 Hylan Blvd, Staten Island NY 10306
St. Jude's Children's Hospital
501 st jude place, Memphis TN 38105