Lavern Milton BOWIE

BOWIE, Lavern Milton

November 18, 1923 – March 5, 2017

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our Dad, Vern Bowie at home on March 5, 2017 in Calgary. Vern will be lovingly remembered by his children: Garry (Peggy) Bowie, Carol Maki, Sandra (Leni) Victor, Lynn Bowie, Marlene Bowie, and Jackie (Galan) Osbak, 12 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren; brother Ken Bowie; and many nieces, nephews, and friends. Vern was predeceased by his parents Mel and Verna Bowie; brothers Lloyd and Cal Bowie, grandson Cory Victor, and son-in-law Lyle Maki. Vern will be remembered by his family and friends for his love of sports, camping, the Royal Canadian Legion and a good story. There will be a Celebration of Life at #275 Legion in Forest Lawn (755 – 40 Street SE, Calgary) on Monday, March 13, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, if friends so desire, donations may be made to the RCL Poppy Fund, #1, 4539 – 6 Street NE, Calgary, AB T2E 3Z6 ( To express con-dolences, please visit:


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