Vilma M. Bowers, 84, Altoona, passed away early Sunday morning at the Altoona Center for Nursing Care.
She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Leo and Martha Taylor.
Vilma is survived by three children: Robert J. Graffius, II and wife Pamela of Altoona, Paula Shatarsky and husband Robert and Ronald Jay Graffius and wife Kelly, all of Leesburg VA; 10 grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren; and a sister, Faye Weaver of Altoona.
She was preceded in death by a son, Richard John Graffius.
Vilma was an Altoona High School graduate and a homemaker.
A private family service will be held. Interment at Grandview Cemetery.