Shawn M. Bowman, age 48, of Warwick, and formerly of Middletown, died unexpectedly on November 30, 2013 at Kent County Memorial Hospital. He was the husband of Jennifer M. (Bellucci) Bowman.
Born in Portsmouth, Virginia, a son of the late Alex E. and Ella T. (Carey) Bowman, he lived in Middletown for most of his life, moving to Warwick 15 years ago. He was a United States Navy veteran.
Shawn was employed by the City of Warwick Sanitation Division for the last nine years. He was a long-time softball player and an avid New England sports fan.
Besides his wife, he is survived by two step-sons, Michael A. Theberge and Matthew J. Theberge, and a step-daughter, Marissa M. Theberge, all of Warwick; four brothers: Larry Bowman of Virginia Beach, Vir., Alex E. Bowman, Jr. of Massachusetts, Gregory J. Baartz-Bowman of Portland, Oregon and Carey M. Bowman of Barrington; three sisters, Ann Martin of Easton, Pennsylvania, Donna Brown of Minnesota, and Lisa Speigle of Easton, Penn.; and several nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late David J. Bowman.
His funeral will be held on Friday, December 6, at 10 a.m. from the Barrett & Cotter Funeral Home, 1328 Warwick Avenue, Spring Green, Warwick. Visiting hours are Thursday 5-8 p.m. Burial with military honors will be in the Rhode Island Veterans’ Cemetery, Exeter.