ALEXANDRIA,Va. -  Edith (Edie) Marie Bowker, 93, a former Bath resident, died on Wednesday, April 17, 2019. She was born in Washington, D.C., on August 21, 1925. 

She married John Ernest (Ernie) Bowker in 1947, and they raised eight children together. In 1979, she moved to Bath, Maine, with her husband, where they remained until 2010. She is survived by her eight children; 18 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.