Richard E. "Dick" Bowen, 67, died Aug. 14, 2011, at the Rutland Regional Medical Center, following a brief illness. Richard was born on March 19, 1944, in Rochester, the son of Ernest and Helen (Seward) Bowen. Following his graduation from Rutland High School, he served four years in the Air Force. He was employed as an equipment operator with Jack Bowen Excavating.
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