In Loving Memory of MELVIN D. OWENS



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Melvin D. Owens, 81, of Medaryville, IN passed away at 6:36 PM Saturday, March 10, 2012 at Parkview Hospital in Fort Wayne, IN.

He was born July 5, 1930, in Parr, IN, to Omer and Beatrice Jones Owens. Melvin was married to Velma Moore on October 20, 1950 in Rensselaer, IN. She survives.

Melvin was a member of the Ironworkers Local #379.

He was a member of the Baptist Church.

Melvin liked camping, traveling & fishing.

He enjoyed spending time with his family.

Survivors include:
Velma L. Owens, Medaryville, IN Wife
Stephen D. (Cheryl) Owens, Medaryville, IN Son
Karen M. (Bert) Johnson, Buffalo, IN Daughter
Crystal A. (Kenny) Smith, Medaryville, IN Daughter
Susan L. (Millard Ray) Jones, Monticello, IN Daughter
Jody L. (Jennifer) Owens, Francesville, IN Son
8 Grandchildren
4 Step Grandchildren
7 Great Grandchildren
2 Step Great Grandchildren
Betty L. (Eligah) Joseph, Buffalo, IN Sister
Clem Allen "Sonny" (Ina) Owens, Kentucky Brother
Kevin Paul Owens, Medaryville, IN Brother
Several Nieces & Nephews

Preceded in death by:
Beatrice Janie Jones Owens Mother
Omer James Owens Father
2 Sisters
3 Brothers

Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 AM EDT Thursday, March 15, 2012 at the Frain Mortuary Querry-Ulbricht Chapel in Medaryville, IN with Rev. Elmer Conley officiating.

Burial will take place at the Independence Cemetery in Medaryville.

Visitation will be from 3-8 PM EDT Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at the Frain Mortuary Querry-Ulbricht Chapel in Medaryville.

Memorial Contributions may be given to the charity of the Donor's Choice.





07/05/1930  -  03/10/2012



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Born: July 5, 1930

Place of Birth: Parr, IN

Death: March 10, 2012

Place of Death: Ft. Wayne, IN

Occupation: Retired Ironworker

Hobbies: Camping; Traveling; Fishing

Organizations: Ironworkers Local #379; Baptist Church


Memorial donations may be made to:
Charity of the Donor's Choice

This memorial provided by:
Frain Mortuary
Winamac, IN




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