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James William "Bill" Bowen

April 15, 1929 ~ November 9, 2021 (age 92)

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Bill Bowen, age 92 of Livonia passed away peacefully on November 9th, 2021.  Cherished husband of the late Rosemary for 61 years. Loving father of Laura, Mark (Rebecca), Kathy (Roger) Labby, Anne (Jim) Rouen, and Joanne (Eric) Olsen. Cherished grandpa of Stephanie (Brent) Reid, James Labby, Katie and Kelly Rouen, Sara and Emily Bowen, Nick Olsen and great grandpa of Zachary and Luke. Dearest brother of the late Marie (Jim) Bonia, the late Edmund, Aiden (Cecelia), Patricia (late Leo) Froude, Helen (late Cyril) Dobbin and Bernadette (Fintan) St. Croix. He leaves behind many loving nieces and nephews, family members and friends. We are blessed to have had him in our lives and have a lifetime of wonderful memories to cherish.



Fred Wood Funeral Home ~ Rice Chapel

Friday ~ November 12, 2021

2:00PM - 8:00PM

36100 Five Mile Rd. Livonia (E. of Levan)


Funeral Service

Saturday ~ November 13, 2021

Instate 10:00am      Mass 10:30am


St. Edith Catholic Church

15089 Newburgh Rd.

Livonia (S. of Five Mile Rd.)


In lieu of flowers, the family is asking that you perform a random act of kindness to keep Bill’s giving spirit alive.



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