Jesse Lee Bowen, 54

Jesse Lee Bowen, 54, of Delmar, Del., died Thursday, Sept. 28, 2006, in Perth Amboy, N.J.

Bowen loved drag racing and he was a Vietnam War veteran.

He is survived by his companion, April Ford; children, Latrisha Parker and Henry Jr.; Fatina Johnson and Harold; Jessica Bowen, Dana Lee Carrol, Consuelo Bowen, and Rebecca Bowen; brothers and sisters, William H. Bowen Sr. and Kathleen; David Bowen Jr. and Ida; John Edward Bowen, Nancy Bowen, Melinda Bowen, and Tina Bowen; 15 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by David Sr. and Nancy M. Fedderman Bowen.

Funeral services were scheduled for Friday, Oct. 6, 2006, at 12:30 p.m. at Watson Funeral Home, 211 Washington St., Millsboro, with interment at Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Millsboro. A viewing will be held from 11:30 to 12:30 at the funeral home.