Doris Jean (Lydic) Bowman, 81, of Cherry Tree, Clearfield Co., PA died on Wednesday, May 4, 2022 at Canterbury Place in Pittsburgh, PA.
The daughter of Fred and Ruby (Leamer) Lydic, she was born on December 15, 1940 at Miners Hospital in Spangler, PA.
Ms. Bowman resided in Cherry Tree until 1961. She attended Cambria - Rowe Business College in Johnstown, PA. Upon graduation she moved to Washington, D.C. and was employed at the Pentagon.
She then moved to Chicago, Illinois and graduated from Harrington School of Interior Design. She lived in Chicago and Evanston, Illinois for 35 years.
In 1996, Ms. Bowman returned to Cherry Tree to be with her mother.
Her avocations throughout life were travel, bicycling, cross country skiing and gardening.
Ms. Bowman is survived by her daughter: Tonya Sullivan of Chicago, IL.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Per Ms. Bowman’s request, there will not be a viewing.
Family and friends are welcome to gather on Tuesday, May 17, 2022 from Noon – 1:00 p.m., the time of her memorial service, at the Rairigh Funeral Home, Ltd. in Hillsdale, PA. Pastor Paul Yarnal will officiate. Private interment at McDowell Cemetery in Green Township, Indiana Co., PA.