Lois Helene Bower

F, (20 August 1906 - 4 January 1991)
3rd great-granddaughter of Jacob Schiedt
Jacob Schiedt descendants (Möhringen, Württemberg)
     Lois Helene Bower was born on 20 August 1906 at Paxinos, Ralpho Township, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania.1 She was the daughter of William Christopher Bower and Grace Garnet Martz. Lois Helene Bower married, at age 22, Collins Christopher Sykes, age 18 on Saturday, 13 April 1929.2 Lois Helene Bower died on 4 January 1991 at Divine Providence Hospital, Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, at age 84 years, 4 months and 15 days.1 She was buried in the Green Lawn Memorial Park, located in Montgomery, Clinton Township, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania.1

Children of Lois Helene Bower and Collins Christopher Sykes

Last Edited=26 May 2004


  1. [S24] Harold Eugene Jr. Bower, "Family Group Sheets (The Families of Blooming Grove)," supplied 24 November 1999 ([address for private use,] Valrico, Florida; USA).
  2. [S695] Collins C. (Red) Sykes obituary, Williamsport Sun-Gazette, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, 5 March 2001. Original obituary available in print or online for 30 days from publication at: http://www.sungazette.com/obituary/obituaryArchive.asp. Kevin Leonard Sholder, Dayton, Ohio, USA.