PEARL VERA BOWDEN On November 27th, peacefully in Glen Rosa Care Home, Ilkley, aged 89 years, of Addingham & formerly Winnington & Davenham. Beloved wife of the late Ralph Randle Bowden, much loved mother of Liz & a very dear grandmother of Henry. Funeral service will take place at Skipton Crematorium, on Monday December 10th at 12:30pm. Family flowers only please, donations if desired to The Myathesenia Gravis Association, for which a plate will be available at the service. Any enquiries please, C/O John Whitham Funeral Services, Ilkley. Tel: 01943 831375.