Charles E. Bowser 1965-2020

YOUNGSTOWN — Charles E. Bowser, 54, passed away Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020, from complications from pneumonia while waiting for a kidney transplant.

He was born Dec. 3, 1965, in Youngstown, the son of Delmar Eugene and Myra Krouse Bowser. Charles worked for Roth Brothers as an HVAC technician. He was a member of Poland Presbyterian Church.

In his spare time, Charles enjoyed country music, working on cars, driving demolition derby cars and was an avid Dallas Cowboy fan. Charles was very family oriented and loved family traditions.

Charles will always be remembered lovingly by his wife, the former Jackie Samsa, whom he married Sept. 19, 1992; two children, Ross and Jenna Bowser; five sisters, Dorothy White, Cheryl Bair, Lori Bowser Gifford, Michele (Jason) Komara-Baumgartner and Diana Shingleton; brother, Robbie (Laura) Shingleton; mother-in-law, Donna Samsa; two stepbrothers, Keith and Kevin Shingleton; stepsister, Joyce Reyes; and many loving nieces and nephews.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Jean Perdew.

Family and friends may call 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020, at Rossi Brothers and Lellio Funeral Home, 4442 South Ave., Boardman. The funeral service will follow at 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

Family and friends may visit the Book of Memories at www.rossifunerals.com to view this tribute and send condolences to Charles’s family.

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