|Birth: ||Mar. 26, 1927|
|Death: ||Nov. 6, 2012|
Eleanor M. Cowan, 85, of Springfield, passed away at 11:20 p.m. on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at Regency Nursing Home.
Eleanor was born March 26, 1927 in Providence, KY, the daughter of Aubrey and Hallie Mae Blaine Moore. She married Coley Cowan on August 12, 1951 in Kentucky; he preceded her in death in 2011.
Eleanor earned her bachelor's degree from Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green, KY. She taught Language Arts & Social Studies for District #186 from 1966-1986. Eleanor was a member of Douglas Avenue Methodist Church. She enjoyed reading murder mysteries, working jigsaw puzzles, doing needlework, and baking. She also loved animals and was an avid Chicago Bulls fan. She was known for being caring, loving, and family oriented.
She was also preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by her son, two daughters, one grandson, d one brother,
Kirlin-Egan & Butler Funeral Home.
Burial to follow at Camp Butler National Cemetery.
Kirlin-Egan & Butler Funeral Home. Nov 8, 2012
Coley Carson Cowan (1927 - 2011)
Camp Butler National Cemetery
Created by: Jean S
Record added: Nov 08, 2012
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