Eugene D. Bowers, Jr.

  • Born: June 14, 1944
  • Died: July 5, 2019
  • Location: Manchester, New Hampshire

Lambert Funeral Home & Crematory

1799 Elm St
Manchester, NH 03104

Tel. (603) 625-6951

Tribute & Message From The Family

Eugene D. Bowers, Jr., 75, of Manchester, passed away unexpectedly at Elliot Hospital surrounded by his loving family.
Born in Monmouth, IL on June 14, 1944, he was the son of Eugene D. and Madeline (Britt) Bowers, Sr. He was educated in Illinois and earned his bachelor's degree in accounting from Midstate College. Eugene worked for Home Insurance Co. for 25 years, during his employment with Home insurance he was audit supervisor in Peoria, IL also audit manager in charlotte, NC and regional audit manager in Minneapolis, MN then a premium audit manager and vice president in Manchester, NH also worked for Syndicated Service as vice president of regulatory/compliance auditing in Manchester, NH for 5 years, and Lowey & Associates for 10 years.
Eugene has been active in PAAS with a variety of different capacities and has been active with NSIPA board level since 1981, he also has received 3 presidential awards and a Distinguish service award along with a life time achievement award from NSIPA. He was also a member of government regulatory and taxation sub committees of Manchester chamber of commerce.
Eugene was a very professional, organized and respectful man. He was an avid NE Patriots fan and loved to travel. Eugene was extremely proud of his country and his service in the United States Air Force as a Sargent E4, and in the strategic air command for 2 years while stationed in Okinawa. Above all, he will be remembered as a dedicated and loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather.
Family includes his beloved wife of 52 years, Joyce A. (Demarais) Bowers of Manchester; two children, Denise M. Persechino and husband Joseph of Port St. Lucie, FL, and Eugene E. Bowers III of Manchester; three grandchildren, Nicholas Persechino and fiancé Tasha, Chelsey Persechino and fiancé Nathan, and Tyler Bowers; and two great crandchildren, Riley Persechino, and Casey Rothleder.
A funeral service was held on Thursday, July 11, 2019 at Lambert Funeral Home & Crematory, 1799 Elm St., Manchester. Committal prayers with military honors followed in NH State Veterans Cemetery, 110 Daniel Webster Hgwy, Boscawen. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to: DAV Queen City Chapter #18, 251 Maple St., Manchester, NH 03103 or NH Veterans Home, 139 Winter St., Tilton, NH 03276.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Papa you were always their for me. We had fun going to the Revolutions soccer games at Gillette stadium in Foxboro. I loved hearing about the Air Force stories. Papa will always miss and Love you, I will always look at the sky at night you will be the brightest star looking down at me! Love You your grandson Tyler

Posted by Tyler Bowers - Manchester, NH - Grandchild   July 19, 2019

Farwell my friend. Hope the have starbucks. It was a pleasure knowing the past 48 yeard

Posted by Donald Reaska - PEORIA, IL - Friend   July 11, 2019

I love you papa! Fly high up there, I know how much you loved the sky. I'll see you in the stars❤

Posted by Chelsey Persechino - Stuart, FL - Grandchild   July 10, 2019

Dear Joyce and family
It was so sad to hear of Bud's passing. I am so very sorry for your great loss, it is so hard and feels so empty . Joyce I can't imagine your pain and I pray that you will find peace in it all.
Please except my deepest sympathy.
Sincerely Judi

Posted by Judith Demarais - CO - Grandparent   July 09, 2019

Gene was a dedicated, honest and loyal family man, friend and coworker. A great Patriots fan. He will be greatly missed. Rest In Peace Gene. Condolences to Joyce and family

Posted by William Murphy - Pendleton, KY - Friend   July 08, 2019


My thoughts and prayers are with family and friends at this time. May the days to come bring Peace and Comfort to all. At one time he wore Air Force wings, now he wears Angel's wings. God's Blessings.

Posted by Debbie Simmons-Roche - Port Saint Lucie, FL - Family Friend   July 08, 2019

I'm so sorry for your families loss ♥

Posted by Melissa Blanchette - Fryburg, PA - Friend   July 08, 2019

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