Joseph W Owens

June 3, 1932September 13, 2020

Joseph Walter Owens, age 88, passed into God’s arms on Sunday September 13, 2020.

Born on June 3rd, 1932 to Rev James and Stella (Osborne) Owens, and grew up in the Morley, TN area. He married the love of his life, Patricia Green, on October 14, 1951.

Joe is survived by his wife, Pat, and children Patty (Jim) Kessler, of Toledo; Joan (Greg) Day, of Morrow, and Rick Owens of Morley, TN and daughter in law Beth Ann Owens. 13 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren and 7 great great grandchildren.

He is proceeded in death by his parents, sons Randy and Barry, daughter in law Judy and brothers Gerald and Clyde.

He retired from General Motors after 36 years of service.

Joe was a Mason, a longtime member of Fastiques Rod and Customs of Southern Ohio and the UAW.

Services will be held Saturday September 19th 11AM at Grace United Methodist Church on Slane Ave in Norwood. Masks required.

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