March 29, 2008
202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 4/1/2008 17:00:00
202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 4/2/2008 10:30:00
Dorothy J. Owens, age 91, resident of Willard and most recently of Crawfordsville, IN, passed away on Saturday, March 29, 2008 in Williamsburg Health Care in Crawfordsville, IN. She was born on June 7, 1916 to the late Jesse and Mary (Stoll) Durbin and had been a resident of Willard most of her life. Mrs. Owens was a LPN for the Willard Hospital. She later worked at and retired from the Pioneer Rubber Company in Willard. She was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church in Willard and a member of the Senior Citizens- 60 Plus in Willard. She also was a member of the American Legion Post #72 and a member of the Moose Lodge #6 of Crawfordsville, IN. She enjoyed bingo, jigsaw puzzles, needle crafts and most of all, being with her family and friends.
She is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Barton L. “Butch” and Louise Owens of Willard and Rodney C. and Diane Owens of Harrisonburg, VA; one daughter and son-in-law, Vicki K. and Dennis Keefer of Crawfordsville, IN; 6 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Rodney F. Owens; twin brother and sister-in-law, Donald J. and Kathryn Durbin; her parents, Jesse and Mary C. (Stoll) Durbin; two half sisters, Marie Swope and Rose Piper; one half brother, Carl W. Burk; and a great grandson, Nicholas Owens.
Friends may call at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard on Tuesday, April 1, 2008 from 5:00 – 8:00 PM. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday, April 2, 2008 at 10:30 AM with Rev. Brian Peltomaa officiating. Burial will follow at the Trinity Lutheran Cemetery in Willard. Memorial contributions may be made to the Trinity Lutheran Church or to the donor’s choice. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.secorfuneralhomes.com
Vicki and Denny and Family
So sorry to hear about your moms passing. Our thoughts are with you .
Take care and know others are thinking of you and butch and louise and rod and diane too.
Good memories will keep your mom alive forever.
Lenny and Mary Branham
Butch and Louise, Sorry to hear of the passing of your mother. With thoughts and sympathy, Missy
sorry to hear about your mother butch. praying for you and your family. (hi louise, renae and brent) your friend, connie adams roub
Vicki: We were sorry to hear of the passing of your Mother. You and Dennis and the rest of your family are in our thoughts and prayers. With Love, Mike and Michele Tatar
Butch: We regret hearing of the passing of your Mother. You and your family have our deepest sympathy during this time of sorrow. Everyone is in our thoughts and prayers.
Robert & Colleen (McLaughlin) Kime
Lanny & Carol McLaughlin
You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.