Edward William DOWDALL

Edward William Dowdall of Bodega Bay, born on October 17, 1941 and died on December 19, 2012. Edward Dowdall was a National Sales Account Manager for over 40 years and received his Master's Degree from Columbia University. He enlisted in the Merchant Marine Academy as a youth and was an avid world-class sailor. Mr. Dowdall is survived by his wife, Amy, and children, Scott, Nancy, Patty, Amanda and Jimmy, three grandchildren, a brother, Michael, and sisters, Nancy and Penny. A private memorial service will be held in Bodega Bay on February 9, 2013.

Published Online in the Press Democrat from Jan. 8 to Jan. 10, 2013