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Kevin Bowen dies at age 57

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Kevin Bowen, 57, of Westville, Indiana, passed away Tuesday, October 25, 2011.

He was born to William Bowen and Gloria (Jones) Davies, who preceded him in death, on April 13, 1954.

Kevin is survived by his children Justin Bowen of St. Joseph Michigan, Candy (Joe) Crawford of Valparaiso, Ind., Eric Bowen of Carlsbad California and Jason (Tammy) Bowen of Spring Texas, his brother Steve (Lucy) Bowen, sister Brenda (Scott) Short, and eight grandchildren.

Kevin was an avid outdoorsman. He enjoyed camping, fishing and hiking. He also enjoyed photography. He worked as a foreman in the bob shop at U.S. Steel until he retired.

A visitation for Kevin will be held on Monday, October 31, 2011, from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Newhard Funeral Home in Westville.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Yellowstone Park Foundation.

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Posted 10/27/2011