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William James Bowen

January 5, 1942 ~ December 29, 2020 (age 78)


William James Bowen, 78, of Alpena passed away Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at MidMichigan Medical Center – Alpena.

William was born on January 5, 1942 in Detroit, Michigan to the late Robert and Katie (Gabany) Bowen. He served in the United States Navy. On June 10, 1995, he married Donna Bedard. William retired from Ludlow Enterprise. He was a member of the Sportsman’s Club and PK Fletcher Gun Club. William enjoyed camping.

Surviving are his wife, Donna; brother, Dennis (Kathy) Bowen; two nephews, Derek Bowen, Kevin (Danielle) Bowen; niece, Karen (Tony) White; mother-in-law, Mary Fidelis Bedard; brothers-in-law, Dale (Bonnie) Bedard, Gary (Marie) Bedard, David Bedard; and many nieces and nephews.

Mr. Bowen was preceded in death by his father-in-law, Theodore Bedard and sister-in-law, Connie Bedard.

Cremation arrangements have been handled by the Bannan Funeral Home. A graveside service with military honors will take place in the spring.

Inurnment:  Holy Cross Cemetery


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