Hugh F. Bowser

January 27, 2018


Hugh F. Bowser, 76, formerly of Raynham, passed away at home, on Saturday, January 27, 2018, surrounded by his family. He was the loving husband of Brenda (Johnson) Bowser.

Hugh was born in Taunton and was the son of the late George J. And Marion G. (MacDougall) Bowser.

Hugh served his country in the US Army Reserve. He owned and operated his painting company H.F. Bowser and Son for many years and later worked at Shaws Supermarket for 13 years until his retirement. Hugh loved riding his motorcycle, was an avid outdoorsman, and enjoyed taking trips to Canada to visit his relatives. Most of all, he cherished the time he spent with his family, especially camping and fishing together on the Cape Cod Canal.

Surviving, in addition to his wife, are his son, Hugh M. Bowser and his wife Lauren of Taunton; daughters, Holly Delano and her husband Roy of Norton and Dawn English and her husband Peter of Taunton; nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

His funeral will be held on Thursday, February 1, 2018, at 10am, in the Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home, 350 Somerset Ave., Taunton. Relatives and friends are invited to attend.

Burial will be private.

Calling Hours will be held on Wednesday, January 31, 2018, from 4-7pm, in the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Hugh's name may be made to Bethany House Adult Day Health Care, 72 Church Green, Taunton, MA 02780.

Calling Hours

JAN 31. 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM (EST)

Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home
350 Somerset Avenue
Taunton, MA, 02780


FEB 1. 10:00 AM (EST)

Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home
350 Somerset Avenue
Taunton, MA, 02780

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