Gwendolyn E. Owens, 99, of Allentown, died Wednesday, April 20, 2011.
Gwendolyn E. Owens, 99, of Allentown, died Wednesday, April 20, 2011, at Devon House, Allentown. She was the wife of the late Roland W. Owens.
Born in Cardiff, Wales, she was the daughter of the late Horace and Frances ( Humphrey) Lewis. She was a member of St. James U.C.C., Allentown.
She is survived by: daughters — Jane O., wife of Paul I. Slick of Emmaus; Diane E., wife of Jerome O’Connor of Prescott Valley, Arizaon; and Susan, wife of Dr. Vern Loveless of Rochester, N.Y.; a sister, Hazel Sayers of the Washington state; brother-in-law Karl B. Fischer of Chatham, Mass.; 11 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by: a son, Jeffrey; a daughter Nancy Fischer; and a grandson, Andrew O. Slick.
Services will be held Saturday, May 7, 4 p.m., at St. James U.C.C. 15th St. and Walnut St., Allentown. Arrangements by Trexler Funeral Home, Allentown (www.trexlerfuneralhome.com).
Contributions in lieu of flowers may be made to Heartland Hospice 881 Marcon Blvd., #3700, Allentown, PA 18109-9379