SYRACUSE | James F. Bowen III, 21, of Syracuse, passed away unexpectedly on April 25, 2019. Jimmie was born in Auburn on March 24, 1998 to Michele Loperfido and the late James F. Bowen Jr. He was a goofball and enjoyed life to the fullest. He loved spending time with his cousins, Courtney, Cassie, and Eddie. Above all he cherished spending time with his son, James. James is survived by his son, James F. Bowen IV; his mother and step father, Michele (Paul) Loperfido; his siblings, Brandon (Courtney Dudzinski) LaFleur, and Amber Bowen; his step siblings, Chad, Lisa, Jackie, Corrine, Vinnie, and Mindy Loperfido; his grandmother, Beulah Tanner; his niece, Carmynne LaFleur, and many aunts, uncles, and cousins. James was predeceased by his father, James F. Bowen Jr.; his grandfather, James F. Bowen Sr., and his grandmother, Sandra Pease. Calling hours for Jimmie will be held from 2 to 6 p.m. May 1, at White Chapel Funeral Home Inc., 197 South St., Auburn. A service will immediately follow at 6 p.m.