Frederick Jerald Gower1
M, b. 5 August 1916, d. 19 June 2004
Last Edited=1 Mar 2016
Frederick Jerald Gower was born on 5 August 1916 in Dodge Township, Guthrie County, Iowa, United States.2 He was baptized on 1 September 1939 in St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Jefferson, Greene County, Iowa, United States; His godparent was Mrs. John Day, his future mother-in-law.2 He married Bernadette Mary Day, daughter of John Jeremiah Day and Caroline Francis Walsh, on 21 September 1939 in St. Josephs Church, Jefferson, Greene County, Iowa, United States; Standing up for Jerry and Bernadette were Leo Day and Margaret Garrity. After their marriage, they moved to the Gower farm near Paton. They lived here for 39 years with Jerry's mother Nora.1 Frederick Jerald Gower died on 19 June 2004 in Jefferson, Greene County, Iowa, United States, at age 87. He was buried on 22 June 2004 in Dawson Township Cemetery, Paton, Greene County, Iowa, United States.