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Ted Owens

Page, Le Flore County, Oklahoma, USA
Death 31 May 2013 (aged 91)
McKinleyville, Humboldt County, California, USA
Burial Heavener, Le Flore County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 111810192 · View Source
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Owens, Ted, 91, retired from timber industry, died Friday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday (Dowden's, Heavener).
HEAVENER—Ted Owens, 91, of Heavener, passed away Friday, May 31, 2013 in Mckinleyville, Calif. He was born Feb. 18, 1922 in Page to Horton and Mary Jane Owens.

Services are Saturday at 10 a.m. at Dowden Funeral Home Chapel in Heavener. Interment will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery in Heavener, under the direction of Dowden Funeral Home.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Elma "Dutch" Owens; and three brothers, Claude Owens, B.H. Owens and J.C. Owens.

As a young boy, he grew up in Oklahoma. He was a World War II veteran and married Elma "Dutch" Thomas in 1941. After the war, he went to work in the woods for Burnett Lumber Co. in Heavener before moving his family to Arizona, Oregon and California to work in the timber industry. He retired from Simpson Timber Co. in 1984 and moved back to Heavener.

After his wife of 64 years passed away, he moved back to California to live with his daughter and son-in-law.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 111810192
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ted Owens (18 Feb 1922–31 May 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 111810192, citing Memorial Park Cemetery, Heavener, Le Flore County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by OkieBran (contributor 46530611) .