Kathie K. Bowie, age 76, passed away on Sunday, January 10, 2021, at Holbrook Healthcare Center in Buckhannon, WV.
Kathie was born December 23, 1944, in Waverly, Iowa. Kathie was preceded in death by her father, Eldon William Ellerman; mother, Marion Leone Ellerman; brother, Darwin Ellerman; and granddaughter, Chloe Snyder.
Surviving are Grover (Skip) Bowie, husband of 23 years; son, Derek Snyder, wife Angie and grandsons Destrey Snyder and Scott Cook; two daughters: Yvette Squires, husband James and grandsons Levi, Jonah and Kane Bender; Mindi McKisic, husband Terry and grandchildren Olivia and Braiden McKisic; great-grandchildren: Bael Bender and Everleigh Bender; two step-sons: Garrick and Steven Bowie; and three sisters: Jan Perry, Jean Metz and Karen Brown.
Kathie had a career working as a dental assistant for Johns and Conde office. She enjoyed painting with watercolors, drawing with pen and ink, walking, traveling, writing poetry, listening to Rod McKuen, tending to her flower beds and landscaping. She also loved her children, grandchildren and Skip. She spent time on the back deck with family and friends, always entertaining during the Strawberry Festival and other special occasions.
In honoring Kathie’s wishes, she will be cremated and there will be no funeral service.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.polingstclair.com