Roy Bowers, 75, passed away Thursday, October31, 2013, at his home in Edinburg, N.Y. Roy was surrounded by those he loved as he lost his 10-year battle with cancer. He was born December 8, 1937, to George and Norah in Yorkshire, England.
Roy immigrated to the United States as a child in 1946, graduated from Colonie Central High School and enlisted in the U.S. Army.
Roy, a doting husband and father, is survived by his wife, Kathleen (McCormick); son, David (Lorraine) Bowers; daughter and son, Denise (Bowers) and Daniel Feldle; daughter, Margaret (John) O'Connor; daughter, Kathleen Feldle; daughter, Maureen Feldle; 11 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; brother, Davis (Jean) Metz; and numerous brothers and sisters-in-law.
There will be a viewing on Sunday, November 3, 2013, at Northville Funeral Services from 2 to 5 p.m., where funeral services will be on Monday, November 4, 2013, at noon. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Mountain Valley Hospice in Gloversville, N.Y. Condolences may be made to the family online at www.northvillefuneralservice.com.