Lois E. Owens
Lois E. Owens

CONVOY, Ohio — Lois E. Owens, 77, of Convoy, Tully Township, died at 7:05 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, at her residence.

She was born Aug. 20, 1936, in Van Wert County, to the late Ethel (Lee) and Otto G. Krugh.

Her husband, Doyt L. Owens, survives. They were married May 20, 1956.


Survivors include a daughter: Cindy (Robert) Perkins of Convoy and a son: Scott D. Owens of Convoy; three grandchildren: Keri L. Perkins of Ashville, Ohio, Matthew (Katie) Perkins of Convoy, and Jamie (Brian) Butt of Cincinnati; sisters-in-law: Marjorie (Howard) Hoblet and Juanita (Norman) Christian, both of Convoy, and Joyce Owens of Van Wert; brothers-in-law: Ervin (Iva Lou) Owens of Van Wert, Marvin (Lenore) Owens of Monroeville, Ind., and Wilmer Bowers of Convoy.

She was preceded in death by a brother: Glenn Krugh; a sister: Jean Bultemeier; in-laws: Richard Bultemeier, Waldo Owens, Marlin Owens, Vivian Bowers, and nephews: Jim Bultemeier and Lee Hoblet.

She was a homemaker and also worked at Thomas Edison Early Childhood Center. She was a member of Countryside Chapel United Methodist Church and a graduate of Convoy-Union High School.

Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, at Countryside Chapel United Methodist Church, Convoy. The Rev. Wayne Karges will officiate. Burial will be in Woodland Cemetery, Van Wert.

Preferred memorial is Countryside Chapel United Methodist Church or CHP Hospice.

Cowan & Son Funeral Home, 616 S. Washington St., Van Wert, is in charge of arrangements.

Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded at: cowanfuneralhome.com.