Michael Leonard Bowers, of Baldwin, MD, formerly of Aberdeen, MD, passed away on May 18, 2018. He was 63.
Mr. Bowers was born in Havre de Grace, Maryland to Leonard John Bowers and Catherine McClintock Bowers. He was the devoted husband of 31 years to Margery Cook Bowers, loving father of Joseph Merrill Bowers and brother of Scott Bowers and his wife Karen, and Mark Bowers, loving brother-in-law to Hardy M. Cook, III, and the late Kenneth W. Cook. He was the uncle of Kaitlyn Bowers, Alicia Trala, Mark A. Bowers, Melissa Ralph, William Ralph, Rebecca Cook and Andrew Cook.
Mr. Bowers was a 1973 graduate of Aberdeen High School, and Towson University in 1977. Mr. Bowers was the owner and operator of Chesapeake Logos and Promos since 1997. He was a member of the Harford County Advisory Group, and Harford Has It: Buy In, and Harford County Gives.
Mr. Bowers was an avid bowler and golfer. He had bowled multiple 300 games and 800 series. After many years of service and outstanding bowling, he was inducted into the Cecil-Harford USBC Hall of Fame for superior performance and meritorious service in 1997. He served as the 1st Board of Director for the American Bowling Congress for the state of Maryland from 1992-2005. He was inducted into the Maryland State Bowling Association Hall of Fame in 2007 for Superior Performance.
A visitation will be held on Wednesday, May 23, 2018, from 5-8 PM, at Zellman Funeral Home, P.A., 123 S. Washington St., Havre de Grace, MD. A Mass of Resurrection will be held on Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 11 AM, with eulogies being given at 10:50 AM, at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, 615 Congress Avenue, Havre de Grace, MD. Father Dale Picarella will officiate.
Contributions may be made in his memory to Tragedy Assistance Programs for Survivors, 3033 Wilson BLVD, 3rd Floor, Arlington, VA 22201, Humane Society of Harford County, 2208 Connolly RD, Fallston, MD 21047, or Helping Up Mission, 1029 East Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21202, or your favorite charity.
Online condolences may be made to www.zellmanfuneralhome.com.