PEORIA - Terrance E. Bowen, 70, of Peoria passed away Friday, July 5, 2013, at OSF Richard L. Owens Hospice Home.
He was born July 19, 1942, in Galesburg, Ill., to Wallace and Betty Keefe Bowen. He married Jacqueline Bowen in 2001 in Peoria.
She survives along with his stepchildren, Bradley (Lori) Brown of Princeville, Douglas Brown of Peoria, Tracy (Hugo) Barahona of Houston, Texas, Julie (Scott) Carnahan of Peoria; 14 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; brothers, Steve (DeDe) Bowen of Rock Island, Danny Bowen of Omaha, Neb., David (Leslie) Wilt of Knoxville; sisters, Linda Bowen of Omaha, Neb., Beth (Paul) Silva of Phoenix, Ariz., and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters.
Terrance served in the U.S. Army and worked as a car salesman for many local dealerships. He was a loving husband and grandfather. He received many awards for car sales. Cremation has been accorded and services will be held at a later date.
Memorials may be made to the OSF Richard L. Owens Hospice Home in his name.
The Cremation Society of Mid-Illinois Co. Pekin/Peoria is assisting the family with arrangements.
Online condolences may be made at csmico.com.