Jerry Dennis Owens

March 15, 1944 - April 13, 2014

On Sunday, April 13, 2014, Jerry Dennis Owens died at his residence when he was seventy years, zero months and twenty-nine days of age.

Jerry Dennis Owens was born the son of Ace and Jessie (Seymour) Owens on Wednesday, March 15, 1944 in Dinuba, California.

Jerry attended the local schools in Forest Grove, OR, graduating from Forest Grove High School. In 1961 Jerry joined the United States Army and was honorably discharged in 1964 upon his return from Vietnam. On April 17, 1971 he married Judith Kemper. Jerry worked as a finisher in the construction industry and was employed by Goodwill Industries until his retirement in 2009. He was a member of St. Peter Catholic Church in Newberg. Jerry enjoyed many outdoor activities including, hunting, fishing and photography.

Surviving and left to honor his life are: His wife Judith Owens of Newberg; three daughters Kelly Mayo of Odenton, Maryland, Tammy Burns of Newberg and Paula Rose of Newberg; two sons, Brett Rose of Kalispell, Montana and Roger Clooten of Hillsboro; ten grandchildren and those who have come to know and appreciate him where he has lived and worked. His parents Ace and Jessie Owens preceded him in death.

His Memorial Service will be Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 12:00 Noon in Attrell’s Newberg Funeral Chapel with Father Don Gutmann officiating. Chapel Viewing and Visitation hours are Saturday, April 19, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. until the time of service at Attrell’s Newberg Funeral Chapel, a Golden Rule Funeral Home.

Arrangements are in the care of

Attrell’s Newberg Funeral Chapel.

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