Patricia A. Tewell
Patricia Ann Tewell, age 81, passed away on April 2, 2022 in Sebring, Florida. Pat was born in Dayton, Ohio, March 8, 1941 the daughter of Blanche and Ira “Tex” Tewell. She was raised in the Delton area and a 1959 graduate of Delton High School. Pat played softball in the Kalamazoo area for many years, and also enjoyed fishing and bowling, even professionally for a short time after graduating. Pat worked at the family businesses (gas station, fish bait, restaurant, grocery store), known as Point Vu Service. After graduation she worked at the Kalamazoo Paper Mill for thirty eight years and was the the first woman to run a coating machine. Pat and her husband Vince Bowen moved to Florida in about the year 200l.
Pat is survived by her sister, Jan Tewell of Toledo, Ohio; brother in law, Shirley Woods; nieces and nephew: Dick Jr., Tammy (Don) Urampkin, and Kellie (Steve) Ellsworth; and long time friend Jan Schoemaker and special friend, Paula Sawyer both of Florida. She is preceded in death by her friend and ex-husband Vince; her parents; and by siblings: Richard, Sr. and Kathleen Woods.
A graveside service will be conducted at 12:00 Noon on Tuesday, June 7, 2022 at East Hickory Corners Cemetery where her ashes will be buried in a family plot. The encourages flowers or memorial contributions to a charity of one's choice. Please visit www.williamsgoresfuneral.com to share a memory or to leave a condolence message for Pat’s family.