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Robert J. Bowen, 83


Robert J. Bowen, 83, of Woodbridge, Virginia, passed away peacefully at home on December 22, 2018.  


Bob was born in Tampa, FL and grew up in Jacksonville, FL.  Bob served in both the Navy and Air Force from 1955 to 1968, then had a fulfilling 29-year career as a United Air Lines pilot.  In retirement, Bob was a Prince William County school bus aide for physically challenged students.  A 20-year resident of Woodbridge, Bob liked to travel, cook, try new restaurants and read (especially Clive Cussler).  In his younger years he enjoyed golf, tennis, and biking.


He was preceded in death by his daughter, Theresa and his sister Barbara Phillips.


He is survived by his loving wife Carol, son Mark (Mirjana), grandchildren Stefanie, Christine, Tyler, and Luka, and sister Carole.


A memorial service will be held Friday, December 28, 2018 at 12:00 p.m. at Miller Funeral Home, 3200 Golansky Blvd., Woodbridge, Virginia 22192.  Interment will be held at Quantico National Cemetery Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at 10:00 a.m.


In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Muscular Dystrophy Association or the American Heart Association.


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