Owens, Thomas Richard Jr.

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Thomas Richard Owens Jr. of Hanna, Ab. passed away, surrounded by his daughters on May 6, 2017.
Tom was born in Lone Butte, Ab. on August 16 to Margaret & Thomas Owens Sr.
He was predeceased by his wife Mary Thuroo on Feb. 2, 2017 and will lovingly be remembered by his two daughters Marlise and Davina Thuroo, two sisters and their families; Mary Brettle and Rosemary Sailer (Gene), mother and father-in-law Orland and Catherine Thuroo, brother-in-laws/sister-in laws; Ches Rossler, Bill Thuroo (Arlene), Dwayne Thuroo (Fran), Vernon Thuroo and Eugene Thuroo (Amanda) and their families.
Tom was always a quiet, hardworking, committed to his family and friends true gentleman.  He always lent a helping hand whether helping neighbours with farming/ranching or being a “lending facility”.
“Your life was a blessing, your memory a treasure…You’re loved beyond words and missed beyond measure…”
A private family internment will be held at the Lone Butte Cemetery, followed by a private Celebration of Life service as per his wishes.
Memorial tributes may be made payable in Tom’s honour to: The Canadian Northern Society and mailed to the Hanna Roundhouse Society at: Box 1267 Hanna, AB  T0J 1P0.

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