Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

October 23, 2012


Oct. 21, 2012


— Ronald D. Bowen of Plainfield died Sunday. He was 67.

Born Aug. 16, 1945, in Stratton, Colo., he was a son of the late L.D. and Myrtle (Quintin) Bowen.

Mr. Bowen was a U.S. Air Force veteran during the Vietnam War. He worked 30 years as a truck driver for Ruan Transportation in Indianapolis before retiring in 2004.

He was a member of the Plainfield Christian Church and was dedicated to lifelong service to missions.

Survivors include daughters Christina Kelso and Stephanie (Josh) Nelson; brothers Maynard, Lloyd and Roy Bowen; and sisters Mary Reich and Martha Johnson.

Preceding him in death were his wife, Donna Irene Bowen, and brothers Aaron, Raymond, and Joseph Bowen.

Services are 10:30 a.m. Oct. 30 at Hampton-Gentry Funeral Home in Plainfield. Interment will be at Clayton Cemetery.

Calling at the funeral home is from 3 to 8 p.m. Oct. 29.

Memorials may be made to the Plainfield Christian Church Missions or to Sheltering Wings.

Online condolences may be sent to the Bowen family at www.hamptongentry.com.