Allen Jay Bowser, 79, of Leechburg (Allegheny Twp.) passed away on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at Allegheny Valley Hospital. He was born on Monday, May 22, 1939 in Bagdad, Pa., the son of the late Clarence L. and Eleanor G. Burns Bowser. Before his retirement, he worked for Allegheny Ludlum as a Foreman in General Maintenance. Allen was a United States Navy Veteran. Allen was a member of the North Apollo Church of God. He loved to cook, read, socializing, playing his trombone and because he was an electrician by trade he enjoyed helping others with their electrical problems. He especially loved his family and his grandchildren. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Virginia “Ginny” Nates Bowser, his daughters, Darci Reeser and her husband, Floyd, of Elizabethtown, Pa., Traci Blystone and her husband, Melvin, of North Apollo, Pa. and Staci Moore and her husband, Dan, of Howell, Mi., 11 grandchildren, Heather Checkeye and her husband, Adam, of Elizabethtown, Pa., Nathaniel Reeser and his wife, Johnell, of Elizabethtown, Pa., Courtney Kachel and her husband, Ben, of Marietta, Pa., Noah Reeser of Elizabethtown, Pa., Samuel Reeser of Elizabethtown, Pa., Kody Blystone of North Apollo, Pa., Kameron Blystone of North Apollo, Pa., Kayli Mechling and her husband, Cam, of Apollo, Pa., Ryan Moore and his wife, Danielle, of Howell, Mi., Autumn Moore (Justin) of Lake Monticello, Va., and Conner Moore of Howell, Mi., 12 great grandchildren and a sister, Betty J. Miller and her husband, Harry, of Apollo, Pa. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Harold, Robert, Charles, Floyd and William Bowser and his sisters, Lois Hughes and Althea Cupec. Family will receive friends on Friday, April 19, 2019 from 4Pm to 7Pm in the Kelly L. Corridoni Funeral Home LTD, 1916 Moore Ave., North Apollo, Pa. An additional hour of viewing will take place one hour prior to services beginning at Noon at the North Apollo Church of God, 507 20th St., North Apollo, Pa. on Saturday, April 20, 2019. Services will be held at 1PM with Pastor Bob Shallenberger, officiating. Interment is private.