John Bowen was born Sept. 26, 1962 and passed away March 24, 2022 at the age of 59. John grew up in Morton, Washington and spent his life in Lewis County. John leaves behind his wife Elma Bowen; children John Bowen, Micheal (Laura) Guffey, Michelle (Jim) Attaway, Mariah (Joe) Harvey, Jordan Guffey, Jerry Bowen, Micheal Hartley, Tanner St. Clair, Hailey Eastman, Kolby Bowen and Zach Hartley, and numerous grandchildren. He is also survived by his brother Bill Bowen (Janet); sisters Joyce Cardoza (Bob), Geraldine Kalnoski, Maryann Jerrels (Harvey) and Juanita Dills, and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by parents James Bowen, Gladys Okerstrom; brothers Glen, Jerry and James Bowen; sister Avinelle Emmett; brothers-in-law Lary Kalnoski, Jack Wegner and Ben Eastman; and daughter Katy Bowen. John loved to hunt, camp and fish. He will be missed by many.
A celebration of life will be held Saturday, April 16, 2022 at 137 Kelly Lane, Randle, Washington.