Robert David Bowerman, 83, of Dayton, passed away Wednesday, July 3, 2019, at Life Care Center of Rhea County.

Robert, a native of Victor, N.Y., moved to Tennessee in 2005. He is a veteran of the U.S. Army and a member of Decatur Methodist Church and Bradley County Radio Controlled Airplane Club.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert J. Bowerman and Jennie Padgham Bowerman; and brother, Larry Bowerman.

He is survived by his wife, Joane Bowerman, of Dayton; sons, Steven J. (Nancy) Bowerman, of Canandaigua, N.Y., and Michael(Lisa) Bowerman, of the Netherlands; brother, Donald (Darleen) Bowerman, of Rushville, N.Y.; sister, Carrie (Emile) Chevalier, of Hyde Park, N.Y.; grandson, Dean Bowerman, of the Netherlands; and his dog, Peaches.

There are no services. A private service will be held at a later date.

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Arrangements are by Coulter-Garrison Funeral Home, of Dayton.