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Hubert H. "Bill" Cowan
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Birth: Dec. 4, 1914
Sanilac County
Michigan, USA
Death: Mar. 23, 1987
Genesee County
Michigan, USA

Hubert H. (Bill) Cowan - Died Monday, March 23, 1987 at Hurley Medical Center. Mr. Cowan was born in Deckerville, Michigan. He attended Port Huron Business College and the University of Michigan. He served 4 years in the U. S. Air Force, World War II, was a member of 323 Bomb Group of the 9th Air Force and also served 2 years in 2nd Air Disarmament Wing. He was discharged in 1946 as a Captain. He taught and coached for 2 years at Waterford, 1 year at Walled Lake and 33 years at Fenton High School where he was Chairman of Social Studies Dept., retiring in 1980. He coached Varsity Baseball for 23 years, and was Assistant Coach in Football and Basketball. Mr. Cowan was a member of the MIchigan Education Assoc., a Charter Member of Michigan High School Coaching Assoc., and a member of National Coaches Assoc. He refereed high school football and basketball for 28 years. Mr. Cowan was very active in civic affairs in Fenton and was a member of the Charter Commission that wrote the Fenton City Charter. He served 8-3/4 years on Fenton City Council, 2-1/2 years as Mayor Pro Tem of Fenton and also served 8 years on the Fenton Planning Commission. He was past Post Commander of Deckerville American Legion Post # 516 and was a member of Fenton Masonic Lodge # 109 and Fenton Moose Lodge # 430. He is survived by his wife, Priscilla (nee Williams) of Fenton; 2 sons and daughters-in-law, William M. and wife Elaine Cowan of Fenton, John W. and wife Karen Cowan of Davison; grandson Michael and granddaughter, Jenna Leha. 
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  Hubert H Cowan (1890 - 1914)
  Gertrude Pomeroy Scott (1894 - 1973)
  Priscilla J. Williams Cowan (1922 - 1996)*
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Downing Cemetery
Sanilac County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Section 10 Lot 98 east 1/2
Created by: Gerald "Jerry" Hobson
Record added: Dec 29, 2009
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Hubert H. Bill Cowan
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Hubert H. Bill Cowan
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