Bonnie Rae Bowen

BOWEN, Bonnie Rae, 69, of Oakdale, Pa., passed away Friday, July 12, 2013 at the Family Hospice and Palliative Care Center in Pittsburgh, PA.

Born January 12, 1944 in Steubenville, OH, Bonnie was the daughter of the late Earl Howard and Juanita Doris (Hildore) James.

Bonnie was a caring, loving mother and grandmother who enjoyed helping others. She was Christian by faith, a member of Beta Sigma Phi, and a registered nurse for more than 20 years.

Bonnie is survived by her sons, Stephen Bowen and his wife Meg of Windermere, Fla., and Scott Bowen and his wife Suzan of Daphne, Ala.; daughter, April Talotta and her husband Nicolas of Pittsburgh, Pa.; granddaughters, Emily Bowen and Olivia Talotta; sister, Judith Anne Myers and her husband Donald of Brookeville, Md.; niece, Amy Kay Myers; nephew, Andrew James Myers; and her beloved bulldog, Chloe Anne.

A memorial service, officiated by the Reverend Dr. Ed Rudiger, is scheduled for 1 p.m. on Monday, July 15, 2013, at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton.

Burial will be private and at the convenience of Bonnie’s family.

Contributions in memory of Bonnie may be made to Family Hospice & Palliative Care, 50 Moffett Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15243.

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