YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – William Edward Bowes, 84, of Youngstown, passed away Thursday, July 30, 2020 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Warren.
Bill was born August 16, 1935 in Youngstown, a son of Carl and Margaret (Beatty) Bowes and had been a lifelong area resident.
He served in the Navy Reserves from 1955 – 1964 and had retired from the Youngstown Vindicator in 1997, after 27 years.
Bill is survived by his wife of 32 years, Sonia L. Bowes; his son, Kenneth (Cathy) Bowes; his daughter, Melanie (Patrick) Lenegham; a stepson, Walter (Tracy) Bish; two stepdaughters, Pamela (Gary) Lattimer and Nadine (Robert) Hayes, as well as ten grandchildren.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a stepdaughter, Martince L. Craig.
He worshiped at Trinity Fellowship for 20 years.
Memorial services celebrating Bill’s life will be held at a later date.
Arrangements are by the Davidson-Becker Funeral Home in Struthers. Condolences may be sent to www.beckerobits.com.
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