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Billy Connell "Bill" Stowe
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Birth: Jul. 29, 1917
Saline County
Kansas, USA
Death: Mar. 18, 2002

BILLY "BILL" CONNELL STOWE July 29, 1917 ~ March 18, 2002 Age 84 Bill was born in Salina, Kansas to David and Ella Stowe. A World War II veteran, Bill served in the U.S. Army Air Corps from 1944 to 1947. A fighter pilot in the Asiatic Pacific, he was commissioned Second Lieutenant in 1945 and was assigned to the 31st and 67th Fighter Squadrons. Following his discharge from the Air Corps, Bill served in the U.S. Airforce Reserves from 1947 to 1956 and was an instructor in the P-51 Training Program. Bill worked and traveled in the Pacific Northwest, eventually settling in Pleasanton, CA. For more than twenty years, he was employed by Luck's and Fry's grocery stores and was a member of the Retail Clerks Union. He was also a charter member of San Leandro's Elks Lodge 2241. An avid fisherman, Bill enjoyed fishing and boating in both the Delta and San Francisco Bay. Bill was father to Michael and Timothy Stowe and Sherry Ann Lewis and was the late Rose E. Giles' longtime friend and domestic companion of twenty-six years. Though you are no longer with us, you are still remembered and deeply missed by your family and many friends. You will always be in our hearts.

Alameda Times-Star 7/2/04.
Created by: Travelingal
Record added: Jul 12, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54834465

God in peace.
- Travelingal
 Added: Jul. 12, 2010

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