Larry Dale Bowman passed away peacefully Wednesday April 6, 2022 in Carmel, Indiana. Larry was born to the late Ervin R and Benita June Bowman September 3, 1943 in Seymour, IN. He was raised as an active Baptist in Brownstown, IN where he graduated high school from Brownstown High School. He later graduated from Indiana Central College (University of Indianapolis) with a Bachelor’s in Science and later obtained an MBA.
Larry married Phyllis Thomas and have resided in Indianapolis IN and most recently Carmel IN. During their 53 years marriage, they were blessed with a daughter, son, and 6 grandchildren.
Larry began his career with Kroger before moving to Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Indiana (Anthem) for 26 years. While at Anthem, he held various positions ultimately as an IT Project Manager. After retiring from Anthem, Larry worked in the IT area of Indiana University Medical Center. Larry also proudly volunteered and served six years in the Army Reserve. Outside of work, Larry enjoyed golf and NASCAR. He especially enjoyed coaching and watching youth sports in which his children and grandchildren participated.
Larry and Phyllis were fortunate to spend many winters in Florida. They enjoyed traveling and cruising including trips to Hawaii, Europe, Aruba and Alaska. Larry often stated he was so grateful for the many people who befriended him along his life. Larry’s greatest pride and joy was his family.
Larry is survived by his wife, Phyllis; children, Tracy (Kevin) Bunch and Bryan (Julia) Bowman; grandchildren, Megan, Dalton, and Carson Bunch and Adelyn, Gavin, and Alaina Bowman; and sister, Marla (Ken) Stout.
Visitation will take place Friday, April 22, 2022 at 1 pm in Cornerstone Lutheran Church, 4850 E Main Street, Carmel IN 46033, where the Memorial Service will begin at 3 pm.
In lieu of flowers, you may contribute memorial gifts to Cornerstone Lutheran Church or Wheeler Mission, P.O. Box 3085, Indianapolis, IN 46206.
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Cornerstone Lutheran Church
4850 E Main Street, Carmel IN 46033
2730 Madison Avenue, Indianpolis IN 46225