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Blake-Doyle Funeral Home

226 West Collings Ave, Collingswood, NJ

OBITUARY

Edward F. Bowe Jr.

November 9, 1926September 1, 2020

Edward F Bowe, Jr, 93, passed away peacefully at home on September 1, 2020.

Loving husband of 58 years to Teresa (nee Dorrico); Dear father to Edward Bowe (Christin), Stephen Bowe (Cindy), David Bowe, Maria Bowe Olsen (Glenn), Teresa Aregood (Christopher). He had 9 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. Preceded in death by his parents Edward Sr. and Mary (Hawk), and brother Robert.

Ed was born in Woodbury and grew up in Gloucester City. He graduated from Gloucester Catholic High School and at the age of 17 enlisted in the Navy during WWII. After the war, he obtained a degree in Electronic Engineering/Physics from LaSalle College. He worked at RCA and the Department of Defense at both Frankford Arsenal and Fort Dix, where he helped develop radar instrumentation for the private and government sectors. He was an active member of Saint Joseph the Worker Parish, Saint Vincent Pallotti Church as well as Knights of Columbus. His hobbies included reading and model trains. Ed enjoyed spending time with his family and his life was defined by kindness and faith. He will be missed by all who loved him.

Family and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30am Thursday September 3rd, 2020 at Saint Joseph the Worker Parish, Saint Vincent Pallotti Church, 901 Hopkins Rd, Haddonfield, NJ 08033. Burial will be private at the convenience of the family. Arrangements have been entrusted to BLAKE-DOYLE Funeral Home, Collingswood. Please leave your remembrances of Ed on Blake-Doyle.com.

Services

  • Mass of Christian Burial

    Thursday, September 3, 2020

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Edward F. Bowe Jr.

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Amy Whilldin

September 10, 2020

Maria and the entire Bowe family - Please accept my sincere condolences and heartfelt sympathies on your father's/husband's passing. I have such fond memories of your family from spending time at your family home throughout my childhood and school years, and am so very sorry for your loss. May God's peace be with you all.

Maria Carbone-Byrne

September 8, 2020

So sorry to hear of Mr Bowe’s passing . Sending prayers and love to the whole family .
Love - Maria Byrne and the Carbone family

Ron Cattell

September 8, 2020

Teresa I'm so sorry to hear that Ed passed away. He was an extremely nice man. There aren't many like him left in the world anymore. Again my heartfelt condolences.
Ron Cattell
( Catherine's son)

Sharon Ivanov

September 6, 2020

My prayers & feelings are with Mr. Bowe's family during this time of loss & change. What a wonderful husband, father & man who prayed the Rosary everyday! I'll be praying tonight for his continued smooth transition...

William Brahms

September 6, 2020

Our family is saddened to hear of the loss of Ed. We offered our sincere condolences to the Bowe family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Kevin Moran

September 5, 2020

Mr. Bowe thank you for your service.

John & Debbie Kendall

September 4, 2020

Teresa and Family,

We extend our sincere condolences to you and your family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

John and Debbie

Tony & Bernie Brennan

September 3, 2020

Dear Teri and family-

We were shocked and saddened to learn of Ed’s passing. Just know that your family is in our thoughts and prayers.

Tony & Bernie Brennan

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