Edward William Bowe, 69, passed away peacefully Aug. 17, 2013 at De Paul Medical Center.
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Mr. Bowe, a native of Greenfield, Massachusetts, was a son of the late James and Kathleen Bowe. He was a graduate of Greenfield High School and The College of William and Mary.
He served in the US Navy on submarines USS Haddo and USS Spadefish for 6 years. He was a Nuclear Engineering Technician for 32 years with Norfolk Naval Shipyard.
He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Norfolk, The Mid-Atlantic Wildfowl Guild, Kappa Alpha fraternity and the York County Jaycees. He was an avid duck carver and gardener.
Ed is survived by his wife of 44 years, Shirley, of Norfolk; their sons, Richard and Joseph; brothers, Paul Bowe of Boston, Mass., and John Bowe (Pauline)of Florence, Mass.
He was predeceased by his brother James.
A Memorial Mass was celebrated Friday evening at 6 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with Father Daniel Klem officiating, with an Irish wake that followed.
We know Ed is in a better place, playing catch with his Standard Schnauzers, Ansel and Greta.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the
Online condolences may be offered to the family at: hdoliver.com.
Published in The Recorder on Aug. 24, 2013