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Richard ‘Dick’ Eugene Bowker

Richard ‘Dick’ Eugene Bowker, 82, of Ocala, FL, July 27, 1937 – April 29, 2020. A resident of Ocala, FL, Dick was born in Cortland, NY to Asaph and Agnes (nee Seeley) Bowker. He graduated from Cortland High School (Class of 55) and Cortland State Teachers College.

Retired from Exxon Mobile, he loved to travel and gold with his many friends.

Preceded in death by his parents and his wife, Josephine Fiorelli, Dick is survived by his daughters Brenda Burlin of Raleigh, NC, Debra (Jack) Hart of Lottsburg, VA, grandchildren Jeff (Amy) Burlin, Mark Burlin, Kate (Justin) Quick, Christopher (Ashley) Hart, Richard (Lauren) Beland, Michael (Jen) Beland and great grandchildren Clair, Gabby, Richie, Maddy, Maxwell and Aubrey. He is also survided by his brother David (Barbara) Bowker of Bokoshe, OK.

No funeral will be held at his request. A celebration of life will be planned for family and friends.

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