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Doretha BowenMay 29, 1938 ~ April 4, 2017 (age 78)
Doretha Bowen, daughter of the late Walter Irving and
Katherine Nichols, was born on May 29, 1938 in
Greenbay, Virginia. She departed this life on
April 4, 2017.
She received her education at the Baltimore City Public
Schools. Upon completion of her education, she began
employment at the old Sinai Hospital for many years.
Then worked at the City . She then started
working for the Baltimore City Public Schools for over
30 years until her retirement.
She married Robert Bowen and out of this union four
children were born, Robin, Teressa, Ronald and Angela.
Doretha Bowen was a very loving wife, mother,
grandmother and a special friend to all those that knew
her. Preceding her in death are her mother, Katherine
Nichols; daughter, Teressa Bowen Hall; step father,
Arthur Nichols; Longtime companion, Bennie Mayes
and brother Alfred Nichols.
She leaves to mourn her husband, Robert Bowen; two
sons, Robin Bowen and Ronald Bowen; one daughter,
Angela Bowen; one sister, Jacqueline Nichols; nieces,
Peachie, Ronda and Alzonodia; nine grandchildren,
Damon, Jamal, Phillip, Robert, Tasha, Vaneccia,
Ashley, SaFari and Valerie; two daughter in-laws,
Patricia McDowell and Pebbles Johnson and a host of
other relatives and friends.