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Survivors include his wife, Mari Bowers, daughter, Melisa & Jason Lewton of LaGrange, IN; 4 sons, Eric & Erika Bowers of Astoria, OR, David & Amber Bowers of Bristol, IN., Michael & Shannon Gerber of Harlan, IN, Nicholas Gerber of Middlebury, IN; nineteen grandchildren; and brother, Darwin & Joan Bowers of Hudson, FL.
NHRA Drag Racing, and that winning ACDelco combination continues this year as ACDelco and Johnson compete for the 2009 NHRA Full Throttle world Racing in what many regard as the most championship. It marks the continuation competitive class in motorsports, where of one of the longest racing partnerships Dwight E. Bowers, 63, of 53125 Forest Lakes Dr. Middlebury, IN. Died on the difference between winning and losing in drag racing. Friday evening, February 20, 2009 at the Chandler Regional Hospital, is commonly measured in 10-thousandths The ACDelco parts and components Chandler, AZ. His death was very unexpected and from an apparent heart of a second following a six-and-a-half- used in a race car powered by a 500- attack that he suffered after working an NHRA race in Phoenix, AZ. second, 210-mph cid naturally aspirated He was born October 18, 1945 in Port Huron, MI. He married Mari (Frederick) quarter-mile charge big-block engine have Bowers on October 28, 1988 in Goshen, IN. Dwight was a regional sales manager for Renegade-Kibbi, to the finish stripe, to meet the strictest Bristol where he had worked for the past 6 years. His grandchildren were the love of his life. He was racers rely on the of tolerances, and passionate about classic cars, an avid collector of vintage bikes and Cushman Scooters, and was a highest quality those premium member of many clubs, including Vintage Motor Bike Club and Cushman Club of America. He was a parts. That’s why Kurt Johnson can’t standards are applied to ACDelco parts talented musician and was often asked to play and sing at weddings and social events. Dwight attended afford to leave anything to chance, and used in consumer automobiles. River Oaks Community Church, Goshen. Survivors include his wife, Mari Bowers, daughter, Melisa & that’s why he uses ACDelco parts in his “ACDelco’s participation in the NHRA Jason Lewton of LaGrange, IN; 4 sons, Eric & Erika Bowers of Astoria, OR, David & Amber Bowers of 1,400-horsepower NHRA Pro Stock Chevy allows us to communicate directly with Bristol, IN., Michael & Shannon Gerber of Harlan, IN, Nicholas Gerber of Middlebury, IN; nineteen grandchildren; and brother, Darwin & Joan Bowers of Hudson, FL. He was preceded in death by his Cobalt. Since 1996, ACDelco and Kurt our core customers, people who know parents, Carl and Beryl (Clements) Bowers; a brother, Dewain Bowers and a grandson, Gabriel Bowers. Johnson have teamed to form one of the what’s best for their cars,” said Nancy most successful Pro Stock programs in McLean, marketing director for ACDelco. “They count on their vehicles being fixed right the first time, and our involvement in drag racing helps us show that ACDelco is a brand they can rely on.” 800-626-1828 With more than 100 years of experience, ACDelco is a global leader in the automotive aftermarket, offering parts www.bteracing.com across 37 product lines, covering most everything from spark plugs and batteries, electrical and fuel-system parts, Bill Taylor Enterprises belts, and shock absorbers to chassis and 2 Memphis Avenue • Mt. Pleasant, MS 38649 brake parts. These product lines include Some Parts Not Legal for Sale or Use on Pollution-Controlled Vehicles GM OE coverage and coverage for imports and domestic vehicle manufacturers. ACDelco parts are BOLT-TOGETHER TORQUE CONVERTER available coast to coast through ACDelco’s extensive network of distributors and Special P r e independent service centers. BTE’s new bolt-together
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