Governor Signs Bowen Memorial Book
(photo courtesy Governor’s office)
Governor Mike Pence joined Lt. Governor Sue Ellspermann, Speaker of the Indiana House Brian Bosma and other statewide elected officials Wednesday morning at the Statehouse memorial for former Governor Otis R. Bowen. There, Governor Pence signed the condolence book, which will be presented to the Bowen family on Friday, and laid a wreath near the portrait and bust of former Governor Bowen.
Hoosiers are encouraged to visit the memorial during Statehouse hours, 8:00 to 5:00 EDT, Wednesday and Thursday to sign the condolence book, view former Governor Bowen’s portrait and bust and learn more about this Hoosier leader and public servant.
Former Governor Bowen’s wake will take place in his hometown of Bremen at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church from 11:00 to 3:00 Wednesday and from 4:00 to 8:00 Thursday. The funeral will take place Friday in Bremen.