Billy Bowen of Missouri City, Texas passed away Thursday, Sept. 7 at 10:45 p.m.
A memorial service will be held Sept. 13 at 10:30 a.m. at Saint Luke’s United Methodist Church, 6865 Bellaire, Houston, Texas 77074, with David Horton officiating.
He was born Oct. 17, 1947 in Cuero, Texas to Clarence Neal Bowen and Damaris Terrell.
He was married to Laura Ann Teague Bowen in Houston, Texas on May 5, 1972.
He was a U.S. Marine from 1968-1972 with two tours in Da Nang, Vietnam.
He spent over 30 years as a machinist and retired from working at the Johnson Space Center, making space station and robotic parts in 2013.
He is survived by Daniel Bowen, son; Maki, daughter-in-law; Elyssa, granddaughter; Cael, grandson; Emily, granddaughter; Joseph Bowen, son; Fara, daughter-in-law; Rocco, grandson; Oliver, grandson; Ginger Bowen, sister and Marlene, sister.