Julia Ostrander, 42

Julia T. (Price) Ostrander, 42, South Bend, and formerly of North Manchester, died at 3:41 a.m. Feb. 21, in Memorial Hospital, South Bend.

She was born Aug. 1, 1970, in Wabash, to Roger I. & Roberta C. (Tyson) Price.  On June 20, 1987 she married Gerald L. "Jerry" Bowers.  He died Dec. 15, 1987. 

Surviving are a daughter, Maranda Sloan, Oil City, La.; six brothers, Paul D. Rogers, Greenfield; Michael Price, Iowa; Pat Price, Liberty Mills; Danny Joe Price, Speicherville; Andy Price, Kansas and Thomas Price, California; three sisters, Debra L. Giddens, Liberty Mills; E. Renee Harshman, Chili, and Theresa Smith, North Manchester. Her parents and two brothers are deceased. 

Memorial services will be held Tuesday, March 5, at 7 p.m. in Congregational Christian Church, 310 N. Walnut Street, North Manchester.  Pastor J.P. Freeman will officiate.  Friends and family may call one hour prior to the service at the church.  Burial will be at a later date in Eel River Old German Baptist Brethren Cemetery, Silver Lake.  Arrangements are entrusted to McKee Mortuary, 1401 State Road 114 West, North Manchester.

At the family's request, memorial contributions may be made to McKee Mortuary to assist with final expenses. 

Posted on 2013 Feb 27