Trooper Frank Joseph Bowen

Trooper Frank Joseph Bowen

Pennsylvania State Police, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Wednesday, October 26, 1983

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Frank Joseph Bowen

Trooper Frank Bowen was killed in a traffic accident while responding to assist another trooper with a stolen car. As he crested a hill on US Route 19 his cruiser struck the back of a slow-moving truck.

Trooper Bowen had been with the agency for just under three years and was survived by his wife.


  • Age 27
  • Tour 2 years, 10 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 26th anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Rest In Peace

Phyllis Loya


October 26, 2009

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