Edward Bower
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Edward Bower
  • January 5, 1921 - March 24, 2017
  • Falls Church, Virginia

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Edward Bower, of Falls Church, passed away Friday, March 24, 2017. Edward served in the United States Navy during WWII and was a founding member of St. Philips Catholic Church in Falls Church. He is survived by his wife of 74 years, Mary F. Bower, children Mary Michael Farr and husband Michael P., and Joseph P. Bower and wife Dolores, four grandchildren and four great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his son, Edward W. Bower. The family will receive friends on Friday, March 31, 2017 at Murphy Funeral Home, 1102 W. Broad St., Falls Church from 6pm to 8pm. The funeral mass will be held on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 2pm at St. Philip Catholic Church, 7500 St. Philips Ct., Falls Church with interment to follow at Columbia Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Edward's memory to St. Philip Catholic Church.