Emmett Gowman took pride in having clean cars
Emmett Gowman of South Beloit, IL, was a hard worker. He was formerly employed at Beloit Corporation as a painter and at Dewey’s Rec Service for 50 years. After his retirement, he volunteered at Beloit Hospital.
He was a member of Sun Valley Presbyterian Church in Beloit, WI.
Emmett took great care of his vehicles. He cleaned them often and took pride in having a clean car, cleaning them often. Most of all he enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Sally Jo Gowman, children; James (Jacinda) Gowman and Laurie (Chris) Ludlum; grandchildren, Brett Hundley, Jade (Dannie) House, Cody Gowman, and Zachary Gowman; great grandchildren, Nevayah, Ashi’ya, Aylah, Zachary Jr., Gianna, and Myles; siblings, Marylynn Cunningham.
He was predeceased by his parents, brother, Gerald Gowman and granddaughter, Heather.
A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, July 12, 2023 in the Daley Murphy Wisch & Associates Funeral Home and Crematorium, 2355 Cranston Rd., Beloit, WI, with Pastor David Ewing officiating. A visitation of remembrance will be from 1 p.m. until the time of service on Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorials in his name may be given to the Beloit Cancer Center.
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