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Stacey (Kjellesvik) Bowlin and Jerry Bowlin

Published: Monday, Oct. 8, 2012 8:39 a.m. CDT • Updated: Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012 4:32 p.m. CDT

CIBOLO, Texas — Stacey (Kjellesvik) Bowlin and Jerry Bowlin passed away suddenly Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012, in Cibolo, Texas.

Funeral services and military burial were held at Fort Sam Houston.

Stacey was born on May 28, 1958 in Morris, Ill. She was the daughter of Robert "Swede" and Sandra (Hjemvick) Kjellesvik. She graduated from Morris Community High School in 1977. She served in the U.S. Air Force in the states and Germany, retiring with military honors. She married Jerry in 1996 in Texas.

Survivors include one son, Luke Kjellesvik; one daughter, Sarah Bowlin, both of Cibolo, Texas; her mother and step-father, Sandra and Dale Wehrle of Cibolo, Texas; her father and step-mother, Robert "Swede" and Lynn Kjellesvik of Morris, Ill.; two brothers, Scott (Traci) Kjellesvik of Morris and Joshua (Tricia) of Morris; two sisters, Sherri (Paul) Kuehn of Myrtle Beach, S.C. and Katie (Scott) Sanders of Morris. Along with Stacy (Kjellsvik) Bowlin's siblings are two step-brothers, David (Kathy) Wehrle of Minooka, Fred (Luichimar) Wehrle of Nevada and Carla Van Dyne of Cibolo, Texas; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Steven Kjellesvik; and one step-sister, Lisa Wehrle.

Stacy was a member of the Community Bible Church in San Antonio, Texas.

There will be a memorial gathering held at the Morris V.F.W. from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12. Memorials may be directed to the children.

Jerry was born on July 3, 1956 in Salinas, Calif.. He served in the U.S. Navy.

He designed computer programs for the U.S. Government. Along with his wife, he was a faithful member of Community Bible Church.

Jerry is survived by two brothers, Larry (Huong) Bowlin of Alabama, and Ron (Eva) Bowlin of California, and one sister, Georgeanne of Bowlin, Calif.

Jerry was preceded in death by his father and mother, Lawrence and Janie Bowlin.

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