Robert S. Dowhouer

Born: Thu., Dec. 9, 1915
Died: Tue., May 15, 2012

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Robert S. "Bobby" Dowhouer

Robert S. "Bobby" Dowhouer, 96, of Hummelstown, passed away Tuesday, May 15, 2012, at Hershey Medical Center.

Born December 9, 1915, he was son of the late Walter L. Dowhouer and Elizabeth (Meckley) Ney.

Mr. Dowhouer was a U.S. Army Air Corps veteran having served during WWII.

He had worked as a printing broker and was a former member of The Melting Pot Patrol with the Boy Scouts and the Colonial Country Club. Bobby was a member of the Harrisburg Lion's Club since 1969 and enjoyed playing cards and golfing.

Surviving are his wife, Alice M. (Oliphant) Dowhouer of Hummelstown; 2 sons, Frank Richardson of Camp Hill and Jeff Richardson of Harrisburg; a daughter, Linda Caparella of Harrisburg; 4 grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held Friday, May 18, 2012, 11:30 a.m., at Zimmerman-Auer Funeral Home, Inc., 4100 Jonestown Road, Harrisburg. Viewing will be from 10:30-11:30 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Lions Clubs International Foundation, Department 4547, Carol Stream, IL 60122-4547.

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