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In Memory of

Rose Barbara Owens

March 12, 1920 - September 10, 2011

Obituary


Rose Barbara Owens, age 91 of Universal City passed away September 10, 2011. She was born March 12, 1920 in Helena, Oklahoma to Frank J. and Anna B. (Pipla) Hajek. She met her husband, John, a repatriated POW, while she was working as a heavy equipment operator at Vance Army Airfield in Enid, Oklahoma. Rose was a life member of the Ladies Auxillary with American Legion Post #667 and V.F.W. Post #4676 and a life member of the MOCA Pup Tent #55. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, MSgt. John D. Owens,...

Rose Barbara Owens, age 91 of Universal City passed away September 10, 2011. She was born March 12, 1920 in Helena, Oklahoma to Frank J. and Anna B. (Pipla) Hajek. She met her husband, John, a repatriated POW, while she was working as a heavy equipment operator at Vance Army Airfield in Enid, Oklahoma. Rose was a life member of the Ladies Auxillary with American Legion Post #667 and V.F.W. Post #4676 and a life member of the MOCA Pup Tent #55. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, MSgt. John D. Owens, USAF, Ret. and daughter-in-law, Claudia Owens. Survivors include her sons, Lloyd Owens, John P. Owens and Richard Owens; 9 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren; 1 brother and 2 sisters; numerous nieces and nephews. A visitation will be held Thursday, September 15, 2011 from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. and funeral services will be Friday, September 16, 2011 at 12:00 P.M. at Colonial Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery.