Doris Eileen Bowes
It is with great sadness that the family of Doris Eileen (Stewart) Bowes, wife of the late Cecil Bowes, Sr., announces her passing on May 6, 2019.
Doris was the daughter of Fred and Maude Stewart of Sunny Corner, NB.
She was the last surviving member of her family having been predeceased by her brothers: Albert, Hubert, William, and John; sisters: Ella MacFarlane, Lotte O’Brien, Edna Sutherland, and Mary Hare, and an infant grandson Brendhan Bowes.
Mom will be greatly missed by her sons: Cecil Jr. (Ellen) of Miramichi, NB, and Bob (Liz) of Millerton, NB; her daughters: Betsy (Larry Wood) of Miramichi, NB, and Carla (Bruce Elliot) of Halifax, NS.
Mom was the proud Grandmother of nine grandchildren: Terry and Rob Wood, Andrea, Beverly, Erin, Jaime, Heather, Kurt Bowes and Caitlin Elliot.
She was also great grandmother to Isabella, Emilia and Charlie Wood, Maggie, Sophie and Max Jardine, Kate and Lauren Ford
Mom was an avid bridge player and loved getting together with her friends for an afternoon or evening of bridge.
She loved travelling and enjoyed many trips to Florida and the Canadian provinces which of course always included many shopping excursions.
Doris Eileen Bowes is resting at Bell’s Funeral Home, 651 King George Highway, Miramichi, NB, on Wednesday, May 8th, 2019, from 2-4 PM and 7-9 PM.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated from Saint Mary’s Roman Catholic Church on Thursday, May 9th, 2019 at 9:00 AM with Father John Keoughan officiating.
Burial will be in Saint Mary’s Roman Catholic Church Cemetery at a later date.
As expressions of sympathy, in Doris’s memory donations may be made to the Saint Mary's Roman Catholic Church Restoration Fund or a charity of the donor’s choice.
Messages of condolence may be made on our website at www.bellsmeadows.com.
Funeral arrangements are under the care of Bell’s Funeral Home, 651 King George Highway, Miramichi, NB, E1V 1N9. Telephone 622-3600.
A tradition of service to the families of the Miramichi and surrounding communities since 1922.