Donald Warren Bowthorpe (1937 - 2015)

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Donald Warren Bowthorpe passed from this life to the next on September 21, 2015 in Moab, Utah at the age of 78, after a long battle with cancer.

Born April 26, 1937 in Holiday, Utah to Anders (Bud) and Donna Day Bowthorpe, The owner and operator of Don's Drywall known for his cheerful and professional work ethics he was admired by all in his field. Diagnosed with cancer in 2009 Don battled courageously to the end celebrating every moment with sky diving, helicopter rides, Vegas road trips and as much time with family and friends as possible.

Don is survived by his wife of over 30 years Yogie Bowthorpe, Sons Troy and wife Cindy Bowthorpe, Brian Bowthorpe, Dwanyne Finney, Kyle Finney, Nathan Almaas, Daughters Kymm Bowthorpe, Lena Finney Walker, Sonie and husband Gary Blackwell as well as numerous Grandchildren, Great Grandchildren and a world full of friends.

A celebration of life will be scheduled and announced at a later date

Don lived life with integrity, love and gusto. He fought the good fight with a never ending optimism and faith. He will be missed but not forgotten.

Condolences can be sent in care of
Sonie Blackwell
P.O.Box 35655
Juneau, Alaska 99803
Published in The Juneau Empire from Oct. 8 to Nov. 7, 2015