Galen Ray Sowers

September 6, 1947 ~ June 13, 2019 (age 71)

Galen Ray Sowers, Age 71, of Fletcher, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, June 13, 2019, at Upper Valley Medical Center. He was born September 6, 1947, in Dayton, Ohio, to his parents Everett Ephraim & Helen Marie (Swank) Sowers. He attended Milton-Union High School and retired from Navistar International for 30+ years. He was a US Army veteran who served his country during the Vietnam War. He will be missed and remembered by his loving wife of 50 years Gail Belle (Sidler) Sowers; children and their spouses Amanda & Shawn Luther of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Jesse Sowers of Troy, Molly & Frank Gregory of Tipp City, Katie & Jason Stekli of Dayton; grandchildren Benjamin Lewis Gregory, Lorelei Victoria Gregory, Adrienne Everette Luther; brothers Paul Richard Sowers of Piqua, Dean Sowers of Laura, Phillip & Vera Kaye Sowers of Laura. He was preceded in death by his parents and his brothers Alonzo Sowers and Steven Sowers. Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Monday, June 17, at Hale-Sarver Family Funeral Home, 284 N. Miami Street, West Milton, with interment following at Miami Memorial Park Cemetery, Covington. The family will receive friends from 10-11 AM Monday at the funeral home. If so desired, memorial contributions may be made to the Buckeye State Sheriffs Association, 1103 Schrock Rd Ste 401, Columbus, OH 43229. Online memories may be left for the family at

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