Obituary: Evangeline “Vangie” Bowen
Evangeline “Vangie” Bowen
Evangeline “Vangie” Bowen, a longtime Exeter resident (1968-2013), passed away in Loma Linda, Calif. on April 15, 2018 at the age of 86.
A graduate of Loma Linda University School of Nursing, she worked as a school nurse in Lindsay and at Porterville Developmental Center after raising her family. Vangie was active in the Exeter Seventh Day Adventist (SDA) Church, serving as organist for many years.
She is survived by her daughters, Jill and husband Greg Hoenes, Heidi, Julie; and a grandson, Brennan Hoenes. She was pre-deceased by Dr. Don Bowen, her husband of 58 years, in 2016. A memorial service is planned for 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 12 at the Exeter SDA Church. The family requests donations to Sierra View Jr. Academy in lieu of flowers.