Ruben M. Owens

January 25, 1947 - March 03, 2019

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Saturday, March 30, 4:00 PM
Orange Township Fire Department, Rome City


Ruben M. Owens, 72, of Wolcottville died Sunday, March 3, 2019, at Parkview Noble Hospital in Kendallville.

He was born January 25, 1947, in Martin, Kentucky, to Delmer and Elva (Younce) Owens.

Mr. Owens was a mechanic. He retired from Dalton Foundry in Kendallville.

Ruben served on the Johnson Township Fire Department and the Orange Township Fire Department.

Surviving are his wife, Connie J. (Halferty) Owens of Wolcottville; a son, Jason (Nicole) Owens of Wolcottville; daughter-in-law, Margie Owens; ten grandchildren, Sarah Owens, Rebecca Owens, Michael Owens, Makayla Aldrich, Chase Aldrich, Hunter Wallace, Scott Smith, John Smith, Zach Gruenfeldt, and Lucas Gruenfeldt; a sister, Orsa Mae Newsome of Claypool; and a brother, Ellis Little of Langley, Kentucky.

He was preceded in death by his father, Delmer Owens; his mother, Elva Sammons; a son, Johnny Owens; a sister, Magalene Newsome; and a brother, Charles LeRoy Hull.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, March 30, 2019, at 4 p.m. at the Orange Township Fire Department in Rome City.

Preferred memorials are to the family.

Young Family Funeral Home, Wolcottville Chapel, State Road 9 North, Wolcottville is assisting the family with arrangements.

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March 18th, 2019 7:47pm

So sorry for your loss prayers to the family for quick healing and rest in peace ribbon I'll miss you Rick Johnston Township Fire Department

Gloria Jeanne Reed
March 5th, 2019 4:28pm

So sorry for your loss Connie & family.

Zachary Gruenfeldt
March 4th, 2019 9:29pm

Grandpa u will be missed by everyone but ur in a better place and not in pain anymore. love and miss u always

Lucas Gruenfeldt
March 4th, 2019 9:27pm

Grandpa i love and miss u so much, u will be missed and i will always have u in my heart

Barbara Owens
March 4th, 2019 9:24pm

rip dad we will miss u so much. love u always

Kelly Newsome
March 4th, 2019 7:23pm