Nancy was born in Wilmington, the daughter of the late Mabel (Simmons) and Calvin Burton. She was a graduate of Wilmington High School and worked for over 33 years as a computer technician for the DuPont Company and CSC. An avid animal person, Nancy rescued 1 feline and 5 dogs.
Nancy is survived by her husband of 42 ½ years, George W. Bowen, III; her siblings and their spouses, Harold Burton (Ethel) of New Castle, Ernest Burton, Ruby Washington, Carl Burton, Suesan Nichols (Wayne) and May Mazzola (Philip) all of Wilmington, Paula Booker of SanTee, CA and Andrew Burton of Bear, DE and numerous nieces and nephews.
Interment will take place at the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Bear at a later date. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to Delaware Hospice, 16 Polly Drummond Center, Newark, DE 19711. Online condolences may be sent to Mealeyfuneralhomes.com