John C. Bowen, 85, of Beeville, died Thursday, June 27, 2019, at Christus Spohn Hospital Beeville hospital following a short illness.
Mr. Bowen was born Feb. 9, 1934, in Alice to John Edward and Della Pearl (Wallis) Bowen. He worked for many years at the Lundell Ranch and prior to that in the oil field.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Georgia Mae Bowen.
Survivors include his wife, Katherine T. Bowen of Beeville; a son, John D. (Trina) Bowen of Beeville; two daughters, Brenda (Joe) Jalufka of Ada, Oklahoma, and Bonnie (Pete) Hahn of Goliad; a step-daughter, Denise (Glenn) Whitten of Lumberton; a brother, Jack Hunter Bowen of Giddings; 15 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
Visitation was held Monday, July 1, at 9 a.m. in the Roberson Funeral Home chapel in Alice.
The funeral service was conducted there at 11 a.m. with Pastor John Byerly officiating.
A graveside service was held at 1:30 that afternoon at the Hahl Cemetery in Freer.
Arrangements were entrusted to Roberson Funeral Home, Alice.