Joseph L. Bowling
December 17, 1937 - December 14, 2019
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Joseph L. Bowling, age 81, of Aurora, Missouri passed away on Saturday December 14, 2019 at the home he shared with his loving family. Joe was born on December 17,1937 in East Point, Kentucky to Vernon and Irene Bowling. He spent his childhood hiking the local hollows of Appalachia, usually with a slingshot in his…

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Heather Easterly left a message on December 18, 2019:
My heart hurts for Carole and family!! Joe was bigger than life and the hole his passing will leave is immense!! Every visit to Aurora was made more special by a joke and a smile from Joe!! Can't wait for the resurrection when we can tell him all he had missed!! Love you all!! Heather, Mark & Marcus Easterly
Art Morris left a message on December 17, 2019:
What can you say about Joe? A husband, father, man of faith. A perfectionist at his craft of brick masonry. A practical joker, a teller of stories (many of which are now wildly politically incorrect), a lover of old barns. Funny, irreverent, frustrating, infuriating, impatient, sweet, caring, silly. Dedicated to his God, his family and his "she-ro" Carole. See you soon, old friend.
Brant Jones left a message on December 15, 2019:
One of the most wonderful and generous persons in my life. I have missed you and will continue to miss you. Karen sends her love and condolences.
Greenlawn left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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