Jean M. Bowen passed away peacefully after a long and courageous battle with cancer on April 13, 2017.
Jean is survived by her parents, George and Eleanor (Conklin) Bowen of Spencer; brothers, Robert (Ruthie) Bowen, Ronald (Beth) Bowen; sisters, Virginia (Gary) Schmeltz, Denise (Randy) Faber, Anita (Dick) Wagner, Theresa Benjamin; 13 nieces and nephews, 15 great nieces and nephews; and many cousins, all of whom she loved and adored.
Jean was a long time employee of Sanmina Corp., Owego, NY.
Jean loved crafts and made beautiful quilts, afghans, and cross stitch items. She loved taking long walks in Hickories Park, and trips to the seashore.
No prior calling hours. Private services and interment will be held at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to The Leukemia Society, The Spencer and Van Etten Emergency/Rescue Squads.
The family would like to thank Dr. Bradley Lash, his staff, and the many nurses and Robert Packer Hospital personnel who so lovingly cared for Jean.