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Jack W. Bowen

May 8, 1930 August 24, 2018
Jack W.  Bowen
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Obituary for Jack W. Bowen

Jack W. Bowen age 88 passed away on Friday August 24, 2018 in Soldotna, Alaska. He was born in Pyote, Texas on May 8, 1930 to Babe and Emmitt (Helm) Bowen. Jack married Willie Mae Faulk in 1946. He lived in Commanche, Oklahoma Oildale, California and then moved to Kenai, AK with Willie in 1966. In 1968, Jack tested the discovery well at Prudoe Bay while with Halliburton, and later retired after 40 years. Jack was a member of the Church of God in Soldotna, Alaska. Jack enjoyed boating, water skiing in his younger years, hunting, snow machining, wood carving, and especially loved flying. Jack and Willie flew their private plane from Alaska to Florida 13 times. They started with a Tripacer, then a Cherokee 180 and a Beech Debonair. Jack loved the Lord, his family, and his caregivers at Riverside Assisted Living. He is preceded in death by his wife Willie of 61 years in 2007, and a grandson Craig Bowen. Jack is survived his son’s; Mickey Bowen and his wife Sue of Kenai, AK, John Bowen of Kenai, AK, granddaughters; Michele Olson and her husband Boyd of Palmer, AK, Erica Bowen of Soldotna, AK, grandson, David Bowen of Nikiski, AK, great grandsons; Darby Bowen of Washington State, Peyton and Logan Olson of Palmer AK. There will be a viewing at 1:00pm on Friday August 31, 2018 at the Soldotna Church of God, a funeral service will be held at 2:00pm and a reception will follow. Pastor Alan Humphries will be officiating. Jack will be laid to rest in the Kasilof Cemetery.


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Funeral

Friday

31

Aug

2:00 AM 8/31/2018 2:00:00 AM
Soldotna Church of God

105 W Redoubt Avenue
Soldotna, Alaska 99669

Soldotna Church of God
105 W Redoubt Avenue Soldotna 99669 Alaska
United States

Visitation

Friday

31

Aug

1:00 PM 8/31/2018 1:00:00 PM
Soldotna Church of God

105 W Redoubt Avenue
Soldotna, Alaska 99669

Soldotna Church of God
105 W Redoubt Avenue Soldotna 99669 Alaska
United States

Graveside

Friday

31

Aug

3:00 PM 8/31/2018 3:00:00 PM
Spruce Grove Memorial Park

Kalifornsky Beach Road at Old Timers Way
Mile 1 Kalifornsky Beach Road
Kasilof, Alaska 99610

Spruce Grove Memorial Park
Kalifornsky Beach Road at Old Timers Way Kasilof 99610 Alaska
United States
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