Larry R. Bowlin

Larry R. Bowlin

Larry R. Bowlin, 57, of Sterling (formerly of Polo), passed away Monday, July 11, 2016, at Rockford Memorial Hospital with family by his side.

Larry was born, May 17,1959, in Sterling, the son of Reece and Betty (Short) Bowlin.  He worked many years for Sauk Valley Media as a press foreman.  Larry was a very loving father and friend.  He enjoyed spending time with his daughters, dog Buster, watching the Whitesox and Chicago Bears play on TV.

Survivors include daughters Meghan Bowlin of Sterling and Haleigh Bowlin of Kansas City, MO;  brother Mike Bowlin of Polo; nieces Angie and Kayla Bowlin and sister-in-law Christy Bowlin all of Polo.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

A celebration of his life will be Friday, July 15, 2016 at Jeff’s Refs, 113 W. Mason St. in Polo at 2:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers a memorial has been established in his name.

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