Mary Lynne (Fox) Owens
September 1, 1942 - March 20, 2016
Mary passed away on March 20, 2016. She was born September 1, 1942 to Howard and Betty Kearns Fox and grew up and attended school in Springfield, Oregon graduating from Springfield High School in 1960.
Mary is survived by husband George Owens, daughter Faith Koepke and her husband Gary of Klamath Falls, daughter Kelly Miller and her husband Todd of Salem, her five grandchildren Kyle Koepke, Michelle Koepke, Adria Schmitt, Reanna Miller, Kaya Miller and great grandson Lane Stephens. She is also survived by her brother Wayne Fox of Springfield.
Mary spent much of her adult life in the Washington, D.C. area and accompanied George on overseas assignments. She was a homemaker and bookkeeper. The family relocated to Bend, Oregon in October of 1985 and remained there until her dementia required assisted living in Salem in 2013. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and was an avid reader and enjoyed quilting. She loved traveling with her friends.
Please consider a donation in Mary’s memory to the Humane Society or to Hospice Care of the Northwest, 2290 Commercial St SE, Salem, OR 97302. Assisting the family was Virgil T. Golden Funeral Service.