BOWEN, Jim (Bones) – Peacefully at Norfolk General Hospital on Saturday May 6, 2017 of Simcoe, formerly of Waterford in his 80th year. Beloved husband and best friend of Shirley (Buckborough). Best father of Donald, Cheryl (and Glen) Barker, and Doug. Proud papa of Dana, Jimmy, Alexandra, and Griffin. Dear brother of Barb, Susan, Linda, Carol, Nancy, Pat, Doug, and Gary. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by brothers Jerry, and Bev, sisters Laura, and Shirley. A celebration of Jim's life will be held at the Waterford Legion Branch #123 on Sunday June 4, 2017 from 2-4. As expressions of sympathy the family would appreciate donations to Waterford Camp Trillium. Funeral arrangements are entrusted with THOMPSON-MOTT FUNERAL HOME, Waterford, 519-443-5332.