Clara Norene Bower, 90, of Billings, died Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2011, at Valley Health Care Center.
She was born on March 22, 1921, in Wibaux, a daughter of John and Alga Presthus. She married Clyde W. Bower on Oct. 31, 1941. They were married 49 years before his death in 1991.
Survivors include a son, Wendell Bower; two grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Services were Sept. 30 at American Lutheran Church in Billings. Arrangements were by Cremation & Funeral Gallery.