Age 55, died Monday, March 7, 2011 at his home in Medicine Lodge, Kansas. He was born February 15, 1956 in Dayton, Ohio, the son of Ralph and Ellen (Garber) Bowman. A resident of Medicine Lodge since 1980, coming from Ohio, he was a Truck Driver, Farmer, and Co-Owner of Medicine Lodge Floral. He was Baptized in the German Baptist Church. Dave loved family,fishing,and football. He was an avid fan of the Cleveland Browns and Ohio State. On June 6, 1973 he married Darcia Line in Pleasant Hill, Ohio. She survives. Other survivors include a son Jared (Corrinne) Bowman, Gulf Port, MS; three daughters, Jennifer Bowman, Medicine Lodge, KS; Jessica (Travis) Davis, Pratt, KS; and Jodie Ford, Fort Lauderdale, FL, a brother, Dale (Linda) Bowman, Pleasant Hill, OH; two sisters, Sue (Charles) Wray, Sawyer, KS; and Rosemary (Fred) Henderson, Covington, OH; and four grandchildren, Janessa Davis, Avery Ford, Joshua Bowman, and Jordan Bowman. He was preceded in death by his parents, and a brother, Dwaine Bowman. Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Friday at the Old German Baptist Brethren Church, 6360 Farrington Rd, Covington. Interment will follow at Sugar Grove Cemetery, Pleasant Hill. Online memories may be left for the family at www.jackson-sarver.com.