William “Bill” Bowen, 50, of Creston died Aug. 29, 2013, at Greater Regional Medical Center.
Memorial services will be 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 5, at Pearson Family Funeral Service, 809 W. Montgomery St. The Rev. Joanna Davis, God’s Outreach Deliverance International, will officiate. Inurnment will be in Greenfield Cemetery at a later date. There will be no public viewing. Memorials may be directed to the William Bowen memorial fund. Online condolences may be left at www.pearsonfuneralhomes.com.
William John Bowen, son of Geneva Mary (Suchy) and Edward LeRoy Bowen, was born Sept. 18, 1962, in Greenfield.
Bill grew up in the Greenfield and Cumberland area.
Bill and his mother moved to Creston in 1972, after the death of his father.
Bill worked in Creston doing lawn mowing and odd jobs.
In 2006, he went to work for Kevin DeBoer, helping to remodel homes and doing roofing.
Bill is survived by his cousins, Greg Suchy of Davis City, Bonnie Ryason of Virginia, Robin Brooks of Fairbanks, Ala., and Ron Ryason of Lake Carmel, N.Y.; and friends, Kevin DeBoer and family, Delbert Brown and Sonja Oglesbee, all of Creston.
In addition to his father, Bill was preceded in death by his mother in 2005; twin brother and sister in 1956; aunt Louise Ryason in 2009; and uncle William Suchy.