Richard C. Bowen
Richard C. Bowen Rites
BENSON — The memorial service for Richard C. “Dick” Bowen, 72, who died Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013, was held Saturday, Dec. 7, at United Church of Benson.
The Rev. Holly Ross Noble, pastor, officiated.
The organist was Joan Brown.
Benson Volunteer Fire Department and Orwell Volunteer Fire Department provided an honor guard.
A reception followed in the church hall.
Private burial took place Friday, Dec. 6, in Fairview Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to United Church of Benson Memorial Fund, in care of Jan Ladd, PO Box 208, Benson, VT 05731; Benson Volunteer Fire Department, Benson, VT 05731; or Rutland Area Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice, in care of Rutland Health Foundation, 433 West St., Rutland, VT 05701.
Arrangements were under the direction of the Durfee Funeral Home.