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Donald Bowen

Peoria, IL

October 29, 1958 - October 31, 2009

Donald Bowen Obituary

Donald K. Bowen, 51, of Peoria, passed away at 6:20 p.m. on Saturday, October 31, 2009, at home with his family by his side, after a courageous battle with brain cancer. Don was born in Rochester, IN on October 29, 1958, a son of Robert Dale and Andrea Jayne (Borla) Bowen. He married Eileen M. Boddy on September 22, 1984 in Crystal Lake. She survives. He is also survived by his parents, Bob and Andrea of Macomb; daughters, Megan, Amy, Kelly and Lauren, all at home; sisters, Susan (Alan) DeRoos of Macomb, Julie (John) Frank of Marion, IA, Barbara (Mike) Stewart of Indianapolis and Anita (Chuck) Meltzer of Sterling; brother, Steven (Tammy) Bowen of Angola, IN; and twenty-five nieces and nephews. Don earned his Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from Western Illinois University. He was a member of Northwoods Community Church in Peoria and a fan of the Green Bay Packers. He was the co-founder and Vice President of Business Development for UnboundID, Inc. of Austin, TX. He was formerly employed with Bradley University, Advanced Technology Services and Caterpillar, Inc., all in Peoria. Memorial services to celebrate Dons life will be at 10 a.m. on Saturday, November 28, 2009, at Northwoods Community Church, with Pastor Cal Rychener officiating. Following services, the family will receive friends and host a luncheon in The Atrium at Northwoods. The family requests friends and family members to RSVP for the luncheon at www.bowenfamilytrust.org/memorial-lunch.html . Memorial contributions may be made in Dons memory to The Navigators , Northwoods Community Church , The Bowen Family Trust or to the charity of the donors choice. Arrangements have been entrusted to Clary Funeral Home, 428 West McClure Avenue, in Peoria. To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Donald Bowen, please visit our floral store. You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or by planting a memorial tree in the memory of Donald Bowen Plant a tree in memory of Donald

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