• Don Bowen Memorial

    Dec 19, 2021, 4:00 PM US/Pacific

Memorial Created By
DPaul Bowen

Donald Edward Bowen

June 23, 1934 - December 15, 2021

We created a GatheringUs memorial to celebrate the life of Donald Edward Bowen. Collecting your stories and memories here will offer us great comfort. Click on the heart to let us know you were here and to receive email updates. Thank you for contributing to this lasting memorial. ~ The Bowen Family

Our beloved dad, brother, and shepherd of the Lord’s sheep, Donald E. Bowen born June 23rd, 1934, went to be with the Lord in the early morning hours Wednesday, December 15th after a fall at home in Yucaipa resulting in a subdural hematoma.  Don was born in Ogden, Utah, the 2nd son of Donald A. and Ethel Bowen, who had moved to Santa Barbara California in the 1940s.  It was there that Don met his beloved wife Shirley and was married in...  see more
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  • Jennifer  Johnsen
    Dad was a lover of God, a lover of God's word, and a lover of man. He treasured his wife, and loved his children, children-in-law, grandchildren and great grandchildren dearly. He also loved nature- God's creation. We have many fond memories of times...  more
  • Melissa Rick
    I treasure the Bowen family!
    The memories I have of Don are all with a warm smile on his face. Sending love to all of you!
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  • A Arico
    My first contact with the recovery was brother Don. We met while I was walking the dog and he was sitting in his car at the Kroger grocery store waiting for Shirley to pick up something. That was September 1972 in Florissant, Missouri just after the...  more
  • Amy Ruiz
    I appreciate Don Bowen's pattern of a cheerful spirit, a song, and continual reading and knowing current events. It seems he faced major challenges, such as loss of vision and hearing, change and loss, without complaining. When I saw him, I didn't...  more
  • Magda Bowen
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  • Magda Bowen
    One time I told Don that he was my favorite person from the Bowen clan, of course besides Paul, this made him laugh with that wholehearted laugh of his...he then answered me w a twinkle in his eyes, "well, and I like you!". Praise the Lord for my...  more
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