Judge Howard N Bowles, passed into the loving arms of Jesus on April 22, 2013.
Judge Bowles was born on October 17, 1926 in Louisville. He attended St. Therese Catholic Elementary School, St. Xavier High School (Class of 1944) and the University of Louisville. He was elected to the inaugural bench of the Jefferson District Court, where he served with pride and great dignity until his retirement. He was a devoted University of Louisville Cardinal fan and a member of the Church of the Epiphany.
Howard, affectionately known as "Pancho," leaves a legacy of kindness, gentleness, compassion, generosity and love. He joins his mother, Mary Magdelen Bakes, and his father, Howard S. Bowles, in Heaven.