Obituary: John Owens |

Obituary: John Owens

Services for John L. Owens, formerly of Grass Valley, will be conducted in Texas. Local memorial services are planned for a later date.

Mr. Owens died Saturday, Feb. 2, following a brief illness. He was 55.

He graduated from the University of Southern California and worked in banking for a short time before moving to Grass Valley in 1975 to pursue a career in real estate. Mr. Owens lived in Grass Valley from 1975 to 1982. He and his wife retired to Texas a few years ago.

Mr. Owens is survived by his wife, Virginia Owens of The Woodlands, Texas; sons Arch Owens of Auburn and J.T. Owens of Grass Valley; parents Dan and Mildred Danahy; sister, Suzanne Siegelman and brother, Mark Danahy.

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