Source: Crawfordsville Journal -Review, April 14, 1959
Gordon Sowers has received news of the death of his brother, Cliston Sowers, 63 at Huntington Park, California. Mr. Sowers was born and reared at Kingman moving away after WWI. He served overseas as an aviator in the war. He was graduated from the University of Wisconsin with an engineering degree, taught school for a brief period, then became employed with the York Ref. Co. on the West Coast. Survivors include the widow, Bertha Florence Sowers; three children, five grandchildren, a sister, Miss Virginia Sowers and the brother, Gordon both of Crawfordsville. Funeral services were set for Tuesday at Huntington Park.