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Meryl Alice Beghtel Cowan
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Birth: Feb. 6, 1920
Manitoba, Canada
Death: Jul. 6, 2012
Boulder County
Colorado, USA

Meryl Alice COWAN passed away on Friday, July 6, 2012 in Longmont, CO. She was born on February 6, 1920 in Rivers, Manitoba, Canada to William and Ruth Beghtel.

She moved to Indiana in the 1920s and graduated from James Riley High School in 1938. She had a radio program with her sisters until the early 1940s. She married Denzel Cowan on June 21, 1944. Son, William was born on July 11, 1945 in California. They moved to Mishawaka, Indiana in the late 1940s and opened one of the first Dog-n-Suds. Son James was born April 4, 1957 in Mishawaka. They moved to Colorado and settled in the Denver area in 1970. Along with her husband they owned several resaurants until their retirement. They moved to Loveland, Colorado in 1996 where she stayed until 2009. She moved to Life Care Center of Longmont in 2009 and remained there until her death.

Preceded in death by her husband, Denny;
her sisters, Charlotte, Dorothy, June and Jeanette;
her three brothers, Don, Roy and Bernard;
granddaughter, Kristen.

She is survived by her two sons, Bill (Polly) and Jim (Peggy);
grandchildren, Laurie, Beth, Angela, David, and Mark;
5 great grandchildren.

Funeral service at Newcomer Funeral Home. Burial in Fort Logan National Cemetery.

Family links: 
  Denzel Ernest Cowan (1915 - 2006)*
*Calculated relationship
Fort Logan National Cemetery
Denver County
Colorado, USA
Plot: Section 52, Site 240
Created by: Bernice
Record added: Jul 11, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93437675
Meryl Alice <i>Beghtel</i> Cowan
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Meryl Alice <i>Beghtel</i> Cowan
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Meryl Alice <i>Beghtel</i> Cowan
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- Bernice
 Added: Jul. 11, 2012

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