Charles James Bow

December 22, 1934 - January 2, 2014-

Charles James Bow, 79, died Jan. 2, 2014, in Canby.

He was born Dec. 22, 1934, in Merkel, Texas, to Horace and Clara Bow. He graduated from Lassen High School in Susanville, Calif., in 1953.

On Sept. 3, 1984, he married Caryl Youmans in Riverside, Calif.

He traveled the world for Krupp Industries, of Germany. He was a mechanical engineer and designed large rolling mills and steel machinery. He was a member of the Sierra Club.

He is survived by his wife, five children, 10 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.