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BOWERS, Charles P. "Buzz" Of East Orleans and "Native Son" of Wayland, died peacefully surrounded by his loving family at his residence on July 31, 2015. Son of the late George F. and Dorothy L. (Harrington) Bowers. Beloved husband of Virginia "Ginny" (Colpitts) Bowers of East Orleans, formerly of Wayland. Devoted father of Deborah (Bowers) and her husband Stephen P. Schaffer of Lakeland, FL; Nancy B. Morgan of Londonderry, NH; Lee Ann Desai of Westborough and Linda S. Bowers of Belmont. Brother of James R. Bowers and his wife Nancy of Rogersville, TN George F. Bowers, III and his wife M. Gail of The Villages, FL and the late Robert F. Bowers. Brother-in-law of Roberta P. Colpitts and her late husband David B. Colpitts of Woods Hole. Also survived by 8 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren, 19 nieces and nephews and Molly, his adopted English Springer spaniel rescue dog of 12 years. Visitations will be on Friday, August 7, 2015 from 3:00 to 7:00 pm at the John C. Bryant Funeral Home, 56 Pemberton Road (Off Rte 30), WAYLAND. Private family interment will be held at the Bowers family lot in North Cemetery in Wayland. A Memorial Service celebrating his life will be held on Saturday, August 8, 2015 at 11:00 AM at the Trinitarian Congregational Church, 53 Cochituate Road, (Rte 27), Wayland. In lieu of flowers, his family kindly suggests that memorial gifts, in his memory, be sent to the New England English Springer Spaniel Rescue, PO Box 407, Ashland, MA 01721 or to , Grand Central Station, PO Box 4777, New York, NY 10163-4777 and would be greatly appreciated. For condolences and directions, please visit: www.

Published in The Boston Globe on Aug. 2, 2015
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