2 York County men die in boat accident in Md.

Two York County men died Friday as a result of a boating accident on the Chesapeake Bay, a family member said. Full Story
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ted kalandras

Fort George G Meade, MD

#1 Apr 23, 2011
my boat capzied in 2008 and almost killed me but thanks to the coast guard out of saint ingles md im alive today my heart goes out to familys with prayer . i lost my boat and my 7 year old german sheperd ,nothing compares to this tradegy . hopefully they will find out what happened so maybe other mariners can better be prepared , coast guard regulations on my vessel saved me 2 vhf radios proper lifevest flares and a gps of some quality god be with all thats involved
Judy

Mount Wolf, PA

#2 Apr 23, 2011
God bless these 2 men and their families. May the Lord give them comfort.
kml

Spring Grove, PA

#3 Apr 23, 2011
That's terrible. I feel horrible for the family. May they rest in peace.
just me

York, PA

#4 Apr 23, 2011
I'm so sorry for your loss, may God give you all comfort in this difficult time.
Teddy the Greek

Shrewsbury, PA

#5 Apr 23, 2011
ted kalandras wrote:
my boat capzied in 2008 and almost killed me but thanks to the coast guard out of saint ingles md im alive today my heart goes out to familys with prayer . i lost my boat and my 7 year old german sheperd ,nothing compares to this tradegy . hopefully they will find out what happened so maybe other mariners can better be prepared , coast guard regulations on my vessel saved me 2 vhf radios proper lifevest flares and a gps of some quality god be with all thats involved
Way to make it all about YOU, Teddy.
no rights

Bellefonte, PA

#6 Apr 23, 2011
Pennsylvania lost 2 wonderful assets to our society, these two men lived their lives to help others without a selfish thought. May family and friends find peace in knowing that. Their contributions to Pennsylvania will surely be missed.
No Baptist

Lancaster, PA

#7 Apr 23, 2011
Now they know what the fish go through they killed for their recreation and fun times!

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whatever

Lebanon, PA

#8 Apr 23, 2011
Teddy the Greek wrote:
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Way to make it all about YOU, Teddy.
how is he making it all about himself. he just stated that he were lucky cuz the coast guard was there to help him. he also stated that he lost his dog. and he feels sorry for the family. So, how is it all about him???
Olive Makris Verbit

Pittsburgh, PA

#11 Apr 23, 2011
John Sowers was a very kind and generous man. He actually worked for the Department of Defense, at BAE systems. The first time I met him, many years ago, he was playing Santa Claus at the Christmas Party. He was always a good sport. We will miss him very much.

Olive Verbit
fellow boater

Baltimore, MD

#12 Apr 23, 2011
my paryes go out to these guys - doing what they love as famliy - thing happen so fast
god bless
Friend of Matt

York, PA

#13 Apr 23, 2011
Our prayers are with you and Emily... and the entire family during a time of tragic loss. We wish you well in this time of grieving and pray your family will remain strong! with thoughts and love, Amanda and Travis M
Sorry to hear

Chambersburg, PA

#14 Apr 23, 2011
I feel terrible that such good men had to die. My condolences to the family.
HERCULES

United States

#15 Apr 23, 2011
John and Steve Sowers were great men. We in the garage knew and worked with John for over 20 years.
It is an honor to have known John. God Bless the
Sowers family, Our prayers are with you all, from the guys in the garage at BAE
been there

York, PA

#17 Apr 24, 2011
No Baptist wrote:
Now they know what the fish go through they killed for their recreation and fun times!
You my friend are a sick bastard! Hope you rot in hell!
fred

York, PA

#18 Apr 24, 2011
knew both through bowling. very nice guys, sad story.
Sorry

York, PA

#19 Apr 24, 2011
Just wanted to let the family know that we did not ever know your family but want to let you know that we are very sorry to hear this. It wil be a very tough few months ahead but time does heal. Life is not fun sometimes but hold on to those memories. Smile on them. Laugh on the good times. Cry for your loss. Remember we are all human. We mourn with you. We will have you in our prayers. It is very hard to understand this right now but God has a plan. With Love from Dallastown.
Rickster

Mount Wolf, PA

#20 Apr 24, 2011
What a tragic accident that happened to these 2 men. I didn't know John, but Steve would of gave you the shirt off his back. He loved the outdoors, and he loved the game of bowling. Prayers go out to both families..

God Bless
BH 110A

United States

#21 Apr 24, 2011
Stephen Sowers was a true gentleman. He gave of his time and his love to all who knew him. He such an asset to Beach Harbor.. He loved to come to the beach to fish and crab. When any one needed anything, he was right there.. It won't be the same without him. Prayers and hugs to his family who he loved dearly.. Loved his 'grandkid' stories.
Maria

York, PA

#22 Apr 24, 2011
I worked with Steve & knew his charater. He was a good man who loved God & his family. May his memories carry his family through this loss.
WHAT CRAP

York, PA

#23 Apr 24, 2011
OH PLEASE! NOW I GUESS FISHING IS WRONG????? SURE HOPE YOU OR YOUR FAMILY FACE A TRAGIC ACCIDENT BECAUSE IF SO I AM SURE IT WILL BE CUZ THEY WERE DOING SOMETHING WRONG LIKE FISHING GOD FORBID!!!!!
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Now they know what the fish go through they killed for their recreation and fun times!

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