Edwyn Robert Owen

Edwyn Robert Owen

Birth
Saint Louis Park, Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA
Death 5 Oct 2007 (aged 71)
Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA
Burial Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA
Plot Section II, Veterans Family Garden
Memorial ID 31737376 · View Source
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Olympic Games Gold Medalist Athlete. Born in Minnesota, he attended Harvard University and was a star on the Harvard hockey team. In 1960, he was named to the United States Olympic Hockey team, where he played defense at the Winter Olympic games in Squaw Valley, California. He helped the United States team go undefeated in the tournament, and played in the Gold Medal game, which saw the Americans defeat the team from Czechoslovakia 9-4.

Bio by: Erik Lander


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Erik Lander
  • Added: 26 Nov 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 31737376
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edwyn Robert Owen (8 Jun 1936–5 Oct 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 31737376, citing Mount Hope Cemetery, Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .