Dr. James Alfred Bowles, PhD, Arvada, Colorado. Memorial is scheduled for Saturday, December 15, 2012, at 1 pm at Wide Horizon, 8900 West 38th Ave, Wheat Ridge, Colorado. He was born in Arvada, grew up near Phippsburg and in Wheat Ridge, graduating from Wheat Ridge High School, Colorado State University and the University of Wyoming. He served as Professor at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. He is survived by his wife, Mary Owen Hitch; their children Jim, Virginia, John, Ed and Deb (Cathy passed 1992); and 12 grandchildren.