BOWEN, Muriel Madelen (CROFTS) - November 9, 1924 - September 4, 2016
Peacefully passed away at Madonna Long Term Care in Ottawa in her 92nd year.
Predeceased by her loving husband, Thomas Bowen.
Loving mother of Nancy Strain (Bowen) and April Newhook (Bowen).
Dear mother-in-law to Ken Strain and Wayne Newhook.
Visitation at Trull Funeral Chapel, 1111 Danforth Avenue, September 16th, 6-9 p.m. and September 17th from 10-11 a.m.
On Monday, April 25, 2016, 'Gus', surrounded by his family, passed away peacefully in his 92nd year. He was born in Loughrea, County Galway, Ireland in 1924. He flew in World War II with the RAF and immigrated to Canada in 1946. As one of twelve children, he is survived by his sister Eileen Hickey. Devoted husband to Dr. Vera Solowska for 60 years. Loving father of Helen (Marc Carere), Tom (Anne) and Peg (Tom Best). He will be greatly missed by his grandchildren Matthew, Emily, Andrew, Dominique, Luke, Jeff, Richard, Melanie, Amy, Colin, Jenna and his great-grandchildren Anna Bella, Sophia, Cosmo and Kiana. He was always a mentor and loving advisor to his children, their peers and his grandchildren. On May 2nd, friends may visit at Mount Pleasant Funeral Centre, 375 Mount Pleasant Rd. (East Gate entrance) from 10-11 a.m., followed by a memorial service in the Chapel at 11 a.m - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/thestar/obituary.aspx?n=andrew-duane&pid=179788240&fhid=17702#sthash.yZVARBov.dpuf