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Jasper County Tribune

Bobbi Ann Bowen

Nov. 21, 2019

Bobbi Ann (Brewer) Bowen, 64, of Colfax, died Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019, at home with family by her side. A memorial service will begin at 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 5 at First United Methodist Church in Colfax. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 5 at the church.  

Bobbi was born Jan. 4, 1955, to Robert Earl Brewer Jr. and Patricia Ann (Carlisle) Brewer. She grew up on the south side of Des Moines and graduated from Lincoln High School in 1972. She moved to Washington state and then to Missouri before settling in Colfax.   

Bobbi married Thomas Clark Bowen May 23, 1987. Tom and Bobbi have one daughter, Tommi. Bobbi loved her family most of all. She loved her dogs, her friends, walking in the woods, watching meteor showers, looking at constellations, listening to music and sitting by the fire with a glass of wine.  

Bobbi was preceded in death by her grandparents; and parents. She is survived by her husband, Tom of Colfax; daughter, Tommi Terpstra; son-in-law, Joey Terpstra; and granddaughter, Oaklee Terpstra; all of Prairie City. She is also survived by her two brothers, Mark and wife Eugenia Brewer of Costa Rica and Daniel Brewer of Newton. Also left to remember her are in-laws; nephews; nieces and friends.   

Memorials may be made to the Jasper County Animal Rescue League and condolences may be left for the family at coburnfuneralhomes.com.

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