Let the memory of Howard be with us forever
  • 83 years old
  • Born on May 19, 1929 in Pennsylvania, United States.
  • Passed away on August 2, 2012 in Virginia, United States.

This memorial website was created in the memory of our loved brother, father, grandfather, and great grandfather Howard Bowden, 83, born on May 19, 1929 and passed away on August 2, 2012. We will remember him forever. If you wish to make a donation to help with his services you may do so via paypal to themcbee2002@msn.com.

We thank you for your prayers and condolences during this very difficult time.


Thank you,

Rick & Bobbi Bowden, beloved son

James & Fran McBee, beloved grandaughter

Deliah, Jordyn and Jewell McBee, beloved great granddaughters 

Posted by Beverly Barbour on 7th August 2012
There are so many joyous memories of Howard. He was always cheerful, and his outspokeness was a great part of his charm. It was a delight to be in his company. And I love the way he gave everyone a nickname. He made everyone feel special. I will truly miss him. (Until we meet again... Shawnee Indian)
Posted by Deliah Mcbee on 6th August 2012
I will forever and always miss great grandpa I miss and love you I will make you proud <3
Posted by Viviana Eileen-Nuñez For... on 6th August 2012
Both Howard and Ruth were our very special friends...not only friends, but Dad and Mom to us. We all got together almost every weekend, took them out with us to dinner, had them over for a movie, dinner ~ ~ Howard, I love you! You won't be asleep long. Thank you for your sterling example of loyalty and humility. To Aaron & Candy you were grandparents. Thank you for having us in your life!
Posted by BARBARA BOWDEN on 5th August 2012
poppie i miss you so much....and i love you i will always miss that sweet smile and your loving attitude.........i'll see you soon and your lady.....mamma ruth hugs bobbie
Posted by Mark Luera on 5th August 2012
Most of my fondest memories of my youth include Howard. He always had something to say & wasn't afraid to tell you. I'll always cherish the memories of having him in my life. RIP Howard
Posted by Aaron Sanchez on 4th August 2012
What an impact both he and Ruth made on my life... I know he was a grandpa to many of us and certainly to me. I'll always remember his wisecracks from the stage and his true love for all of us. He helped my parents during a difficult time and thereby gave me so many great memories...and soon one day many more... My prayers and heart go out to all of you...
Posted by Rick Bowden on 4th August 2012
I will forever miss my father, I now have lost both my parents. But they will live forever imy memories I love you dad. Rick Bowden

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