George Irwin Owen, age 74, formerly of Corunna, Indiana passed away Monday, November 25, 2019 at his home in Lake Wales, Florida surrounded by his family. Mr. Owen was born November 29, 1944 in Kendallville, Indiana to the late Richard B. and Esther (Hall) Owen. He was retired from the United States Postal Service in Kendallville as a letter carrier. George loved being with his family, going to the community pool, traveling and fishing.
Wife of 55 years, Carol A. Owen of Lake Wales, Florida.
Daughter, Mary Ann Nelson and her husband, Phil Nelson of Fremont.
Son, John D. Owen and his wife, Melissa Owen of Ft. Wayne.
Son, Jeff L. Owen of Indianapolis.
Five grandchildren: Jordan Owen, Madison Owen, Jace Owen, Brittany Nelson, Jordan Nelson. One great grandchild, Eligh Spradlin.
Brother, Brice Owen of Albion.
Brother, James H. Owen of Albion.
He was preceded in death by his brother Richard Owen, III.
Visitation will be held Sunday, December 1, 2019 from 4:00 – 6:00 PM at Hite Funeral Home, Kendallville.
Visitation will also be held Monday, December 2nd from 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM at Hite Funeral Home.
Graveside services and burial will take place Monday, December 2, 2019 at 12:00 PM at Sweet Cemetery near Albion.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Florida Cancer Specialists at 2 State Road 60 West Lake Wales, Fl. 33853.
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