Ron was born Oct. 2, 1954 to George and Viola Bowren. He was a deer hunter for many years and a NASCAR fan.
Ron is survived by 11 siblings, George (Judy) Bowren of Holly, Joyce Thompson of Pontiac, Jean (Chuck) Polan of Oakland, Bessie Bowren of Ortonville, Randy Bowren of Ortonville, Helen (Jim) Carroll of Mio, Ralph (Lawna) Bowren of Clarkston, Gary Bowren of Ortonville, Paul (Donna) Bowren of Clarkston, Annette (Frank) Harris of Mio, and Jim (Dorothy) Bowren of Ortonville. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.
A memorial service is planned for 1 p.m., Dec. 16, at the Edna Burton Senior Center, 345 Ball St., Ortonville.