Shirley Jane Bowden, obituary photo
 
In Memory of

Shirley Jane Bowden,

January 2, 1926 - March 9, 2017

Obituary


Shirley J. Bowden, PhD

Shirley Bowden passed away on March 9, 2017 at the age of 91. Shirley was born on January 2, 1926 in San Pedro, California. She held a doctorate in Dietetics and Nutrition and taught at California State University Fresno for 23 years. She was an avid bridge player, member of several study clubs and loved to travel.

Shirley is preceded in death by her mother, Ruth Smith and her son, John Bowden.

She will always be remembered by her daughters, Jane Bowden and Susan Bowden Wing (Ernie) and...

Shirley J. Bowden, PhD

Shirley Bowden passed away on March 9, 2017 at the age of 91. Shirley was born on January 2, 1926 in San Pedro, California. She held a doctorate in Dietetics and Nutrition and taught at California State University Fresno for 23 years. She was an avid bridge player, member of several study clubs and loved to travel.

Shirley is preceded in death by her mother, Ruth Smith and her son, John Bowden.

She will always be remembered by her daughters, Jane Bowden and Susan Bowden Wing (Ernie) and by her grandsons, James Wing and Gian Manente.

A Memorial Service will be held in the Small Original Chapel on Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. with Inurnment immediately following in the Memorial Garden of the Episcopal Church of the Saviour; 519 N. Douty St., Hanford, California.

The Family expresses a special thanks to Mary Ferdaloge, the Amdal Ladies and Hacienda Health Care.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations made in Shirley's honor to Raven's Rescue; PO Box 1022, Armona, CA 93202 or to The Cat House on the Kings; 7120 S. Kings River Rd., Parlier, CA 93648-9720 or at www.cathouseonthekings.com

Family and Friends are invited to view Shirley's legacy at www.peoplesfuneralchapel.com and send condolences to the family.

Services by People's Funeral Chapel (559) 584-5591