William Edward Bowes

August 16, 1935 ~ July 30, 2020 (age 84)


William Edward Bowes, 84 of Youngstown passed away Thursday July 30, 2020 at St. Joseph's Hospital in Warren. Bill was born August 16, 1935 in Youngstown, a son of Carl and Margaret (Beatty) Bowes and had been a lifelong area resident.

He served in the Navy Reserves from 1955-1964 and had retired from the Youngstown Vindicator in 1997 after 27 years.

Bill is survived by his wife of 32 years, Sonia L. Bowes; his son, Kenneth (Cathy) Bowes; his daughter, Melanie (Patrick) Lenegham; a step-son, Walter (Tracy) Bish; two step-daughters, Pamela (Gary) Lattimer and Nadine (Robert) Hayes, as well as ten grandchildren.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a step-daughter, Martince L. Craig.

He worshiped at Trinity Fellowship for 20 years.

Memorial services celebrating Bill's life will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are by the Davidson-Becker Funeral Home in Struthers.

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