Donald M. Bowen

Donald M. Bowen
May 10, 1946 - Oct. 13, 2013
ROCHESTER — Donald M. Bowen, 67, Culver, passed away at 10:50 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013 at Woodlawn Hospital, Rochester.
He was born May 10, 1946 in Gary, the son of Richard and Alyette (DuMarche’) Bowen. He was a United States Marine Corps veteran serving during the Vietnam Era. On April 30, 1972 in Rockaway, N.J., he married JoAnn DiGiorgio and she survives.
Mr. Bowen had been an inspector for natural gas utilities and worked as a United States Postal Carrier for the Kewanna Post Office.
Survivors include his wife, JoAnn Bowen, Culver, daughter, Serenity Shepperd, Rochester, son, Adam Bowen, Indianapolis, grandchildren, Samantha Shepperd, Emily Shepperd, and Cole Shepperd, all of Rochester, sisters, Cheryl and husband John Himes, Plymouth, Stephanie and husband John Hoke, LaPorte, brothers, Jeff and wife Julie Bowen, Plymouth, Bruce and wife Wendy Bowen, Culver, several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Philip Bowen and Danny Bowen, father, Richard Bowen, mother, Alyette Spears, and grandparents who raised him, Vernie and Pearl Bowen.
No services will be observed. Arrangements by Zimmerman Bros. Funeral Home, Rochester. Online condolences may be expressed at