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John Edward Owens, age 64, died November 15, 2016
John was preceded in death by his parents Clementine and William Owens, 3 sisters; Monica Owens, Brenda Armstrong and Myrtle Owens.
He is survived by his wife Maria Ida Howard, brothers James Owens of Albany, NY, William Owens and his wife Teresa of Mattapan, MA, Lawrence Owens and his wife Patricia Patterson of Arlington, MA, Charles Owens of Newark, DE, Joseph and Brian Owens of Wilmington, DE; sisters Patricia Owens of Newark, DE, Ann Spencer Sharon Owens of Wilmington, DE, Margaret (Medge) Levesque and her husband Deacon Robert Levesque of Wilmington, DE. He is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, and good friends Marie and Bill Perkins of the Friendship House.
Funeral services will be held at the Episcopal Church of Sts. Andrew and Matthew on Sunday, January 8, 2017 at 4:00 pm. Burial will follow services in the adjoining Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations made to the Friendship House, P.O. Box 1517, Wilmington, Delaware 19899 would be appreciated.