Ramone Ezekiel Bowen Sr., of Rockford, departed this earthy life July31, 2014. He was born September 17, 1986 in Rockford the son of Angela Bowen and Curtis Robinson. Ramone was a member of New Life Worship Center and attended Rockford First. He graduated from East High School class of 2005, later to attend Rockford Business College. Ramone leaves to cherish many loving memories, his son, Ramone E. Bowen Jr., parents, Angela and Curtis; sister Racquel (William) McClellan; and aunt, Amanda (Jaydyn) Bowen. He was predecease by his maternal grand parents, George and Elizabeth Bowen. Services will be held 10:00a.m. Thursday August 7, 2014 at St. Paul C.O.G.I.C. 1001 Bishop Washington Ave. Burial in Cedar Bluff Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. until the time of service. Arrangements completed by Carl E. Ponds Funeral Home 2429 W. State Street.