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Patricia Bowden
June 28, 2021


Mrs. Patricia F. (Shamma) Bowden, 72, of Methuen, passed away on June 28, 2021 at Boston Medical Center. The daughter of the late Francis and Mary (Riley) Shamma, she was born in Boston and raised in Malden. Patricia moved to the Merrimack Valley as a young lady and worked in domestic cleaning services. She enjoyed camping, going to the beach, flea markets, and playing bingo but most of all she loved to spend time with her family and friends. Along with her parents, Patricia was also predeceased by her husband Charles J. Bowden Jr. She is survived by her longtime boyfriend of 17 years, Ralph L. Jordan Jr. of Methuen, one daughter Melissa Scolaro, two sons: Robert Scolaro and Brian Scolaro. There are five grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
At the request of Patricia there will be no services. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Edgar J. Racicot Inc. Funeral Home, 1400 Broadway Rd., Dracut. Online condolences may be shared at

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Edgar J. Racicot Funeral Home
1400 Broadway Road
Dracut, MA 01826