Born:April 9th, 1938

Passed Away:May 17th, 2014

Location:Phoenix, Arizona

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Verlin “PeeWee” Paul Dowers





Verlin “PeeWee” Paul Dowers, 76, of Phoenix, passed away on May 17, 2014 in Glendale, AZ.  He was born on April 9, 1938 to the late Charles and Stella (Jeffers) Dowers in Georgetown, IL.  In 1979 he married Delores “Dee Dee” Gallegos Chavez who preceded him in death in 2010.   PeeWee is survived by six Children: Jeffery (Celia) Dowers, Wylie Dowers, Alexis Dowers, Teryl (Charlotte) Bos, Sheryl (Gary) Colburn, and Michael (Caroline) Bos; two Step-Children, Maxine (Archie) Bazan and Leroy Chavez; a Sister, Rose Mary Reed; Sixteen Grandchildren and many other loving family and friends.  He is preceded in death by a Son, John “Chuck” Dowers and two Step-Sons, Ralph Chavez and David Register.  Memorial services will be held at 3:30 pm, Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at the Best Funeral Services – North Central Chapel, Phoenix, AZ.  Contributions are suggested to the Catholic Family Services, 1825 W. Northern Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85021.

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6 Memories to “Verlin “PeeWee” Paul Dowers”

  1. Anthony Throne says:

    Thanks for the laughs and memories. And for good times sake “STEAL!!!!!!!!!!!!!” Haha u caught me

  2. April Dowers Thomas says:

    I have a lot of memories of Uncle PeeWee as a kid. Wasn’t able to go see him once he moved to Arizona, wish I could have. He will be missed a lot. He is now pain free and enjoying his life up in Heaven with his family there. Love all you guys. Wish I could be there. Thinking of you

  3. Jeff says:

    To a loving Father, thank you for teaching me right from wrong, righty tighty, lefty loosy, and which tools to use. Being there to talk too and not being there when i needed to grow. Godspeed Dad, you made me proud.

  4. Mr. & Mrs. Bob Meeker says:

    We are so saddened to hear of PeeWee’s death. He was a dear friend for many years. He and his first wife Helen stood up with us when we got married in 1960. We all had many good times back in the day. He will be sadly missed by all that loved him. Our thoughts and Prayers for all. R.I.P. dear friend

  5. Robert Gresh says:

    i am upset to see such a happy,loving,and caring grandfather gone so soon you will be missed by many we love you

    your friend Robert

  6. Teryl Bos says:

    Rest in peace Dad. You were loved by the many people you touched through out your life and will be truly missed as a father, mentor, and friend. I love you.

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