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Obituary for Michael C. Bowen

Michael C. Bowen, 71, of Imperial, North Fayette Township, passed away on Wednesday, October 25, 2023, in Heritage Valley Sewickley Hospital.

Michael was born on August 2, 1952 in Pittsburgh, a son of the late Charles and Ann Monteverde Bowen.

Mr. Bowen was a history teacher at Bishop Canevin School District. He loved educating the future of this world and teaching them historical events of all centuries and nations.

After teaching, Michael went on to open the Pittsburgh Fruit and Produce Co. For 35 years, Michael provided fresh items to many of the restaurants in and around the Pittsburgh area.

Michael’s greatest passion was his music. Michael was an accomplished musician, song writer and guitarist.

Michael married the love of his life and best friend Tana. What especially filled Michael’s heart was becoming a grandfather. The delight of his grandchildren gave him joy and happiness.

Surviving is his loving wife, Tana Lageman Bowen, son, Michael (Mindy) Bowen, step-daughter, Garnet Beltrame, grandchildren, Finn and Delaney Bowen, siblings, Charles (Margaret) Bowen, Richard (Annette) Bowen, Maryann Seacrist, and Jeannie (Greg) Shumovich, niece, Sarah and Nephew, Kevin and Christopher.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, 4401 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15224.