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Michael James Bowen
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Birth: Apr. 19, 1962
Death: Mar. 8, 2006

Michael James Bowen
Michael James Bowen entered into this life April 19, 1962 at Farmington, New Mexico and went home to be with the Lord, March 8, 2006, at the age of 43, in Bakersfield, CA. Mike attended Taft Union High School and graduated from Bakersfield High School in Bakersfield, California. Mike joined the United States Army in 1981 serving 4 years with 1-year service in Turkey. He was Airborne and was also a Drill Sergeant. Mike's employment included working for Gary Drilling and has spent the majority of his career for Schlumberger Oifield Company where he has many accomplishments and was proud to work his way up from the ground and follow in his father's footsteps. Michael is survived by his wife, Anna Marie Bowen of Bakersfield; children, Michelle, Crystal, Brandon and Austin Bowen of Mustang, Oklahoma; stepchildren, Josh Neumann of Bremerton, Washington and Janell Peper currently attending the United States Air Force in San Antonio, Texas; his mother, Lucy Bowen; sister, Donna and Troy Azlin; brother, Paul and Cherie Bowen; brother, Pat and Tammy Bowen, all of Bakersfield; and sister, Pam and Richard Brown of Taft; father and mother-in-law, Don and Peggy Cundiff of Washington, along with numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. Michael is preceded in death by his father, Charles Bowen; sister, Judith Bowen; brother, Stanley Bowen; grandparents, Wallace and Garcie Bowen and Jim and Sara Stull. Michael surrendered to the ministry and was a licensed Minister in 1982 at Landmark Missionary Baptist Church, in Bakersfield, CA. His hobbies were spending time with his family and friends, church activities, football, wrestling, fishing and water sports. Both Michael and Anna Marie are active members of The Oaks Community Church in Bakersfield. Graveside service will be held Thursday, March 16, 3:30 p.m., at Greenlawn Southwest Morutary. Following will be a service at The Oaks Community Church, 10200 Campus Park Drive, at 5:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations for expenses and for the children may be made to The Oaks Community Church. Michael James Bowen April 19, 1962 - March 8, 2006 Greenlawn Southwest Mortuary

Published in the Bakersfield Californian on 3/12/2006.
Family links: 
  Charles Britten Bowen (1937 - 1996)
  Stanley Brittin Bowen (1958 - 1998)*
  Judith Ann Bowen (1960 - 1961)*
  Michael James Bowen (1962 - 2006)
*Calculated relationship
Greenlawn Southwest Mortuary and Cemetery
Kern County
California, USA
Created by: Diana Satterfield
Record added: Mar 13, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13609313
Michael James Bowen
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Michael James Bowen
Added by: Diana Satterfield
Michael James Bowen
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