BOWERS, Anthony (AJ)., age 26, of Wayne, September 6, 2023. Beloved son of Anthony and Shaney Bowers. Loving brother of Donovan Bowers. Dearest great-grandson of Pauline Lawson. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Charles Bowers. Precious grandson of Juanita Bowers, Paula Wheeler, and Henry (Ardelia Garrison) Wheeler. Adored great nephew of Penny Mitchell. Cherished nephew of Andre (Teresa) Bowers, Tenesha Pearson and Kea (Jason) Smith. Much loved by Garrick (Jamilah) Mitchell, Jordan Mitchell, Andrianna Bowers-Barden, Alexis Smart, Paris Bowers, Andre Bowers Jr., Jaden Bowers, Julian Smith, Sophia Smith, and his godfather David Harris. Forever loved by longtime love Elizabeth Krampitz. Leaving behind a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends. AJ loved music, reading and sports. To know him was to love him.