Evelyn M. Owens
posted on 4/25/2009 3:14:18 PM
Evelyn M. Owens, 95, widow of Lyle, of Lincoln, died Saturday, April 25, 2009. She was born 12/5/1913 in Lincoln, to Charles & Mabel Abigail (Bailey) Schell. She was a very loving & giving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She was a member of Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church, Eastern Star, Past President Cosmo Pals, & Presbyterian Women. Volunteered for Meals on Wheels, Cub Scout Den Mother. Worked at Goodwill and as an escort at the State Hospital. Graduated from Lincoln High School. She and her husband founded Hollywood Cleaners in 1949.
Family Includes: Daughter & son-in-law, Janice & Dave Hughes, Lincoln; son & daughter-in-law, Larry & Ann Owens, Lincoln; Grandchildren, David Hughes, Valerie Johnson, Deanna Hughes, Michelle Hartley, Heather Morse, Larry Owens, Jr., Lauri Galang, Andrew Owens; 16 great-grandchildren; brother-in-law & sisters-in-law, Everett & Virginia Owens, June Owens, Helen Ward. She was preceded in death by husband; infant son, Lyle Charles Owens; sister, LaDesca Sowerwine.
Visitation 2 - 8 p.m. Tuesday, (4/28/09) at Metcalf Funeral Home, 245 N. 27th Street, Lincoln. 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, (4/29/09) at Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church, 8300 East Pointe Road, Lincoln. Family will greet friends from 6 - 8 p.m. Tuesday evening at the funeral home.
Graveside Service: 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, (4/29/09) at Wyuka Cemetery, please meet at the "O" street gate.
Memorials to Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church.
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