Jean E. Bowen, age 93 of Cridersville, formerly of Lima, died at 9:10 p.m., Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at Lima Memorial Health System. She was born July 25, 1922 in Caldwell, Ohio; the daughter of the late John and Hazel Shuttleworth. She married Don William Bowen who died March 1989.
Mrs. Bowen was a homemaker and had worked in the retail jewelry business. She attended Shawnee United Methodist Church, was a member of the Order Eastern Star in Norwalk, OH, the B.P.O.E. Lodge 54 in Lima, the Oaks Golf Course, and The 31 Club.
She is survived by 2 daughters – Evon Grosskortenhaus of Pawley’s Island, SC and Marsha Bowen of Colorado Springs, CO; 1 grandson – Alex Bowen-Reich; 2 nephews – Ward Murrey of Caldwell, OH; John Murrey of Athens, OH.
She was preceded in death by a grandson – Mark Allen Globaker and a sister Dorothy Murrey.
A graveside service will be held in Olive Cemetery in Caldwell, Ohio