Timothy C. Owen, 55, of Wilkes-Barre passed away Sunday, May 12, 2013, at his home, surrounded by his loving family.
He was born in Queens, N.Y., on April 6, 1958. He was the son of the late Patrick and Lillian Batton Owen.
He enjoyed following the sport of horse racing, golfing and having fun with his friends and spending time with his family, most especially his grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Thomas Owen.
Surviving are his wife, the former, Deborah Fell Owen; daughters, Amanda Werner and Kelsey Owen and her companion, Anthony Carlo; sons, Greg Werner, Joseph Werner Jr. and his wife, Susan, and Dakota Owen; three grandchildren, Nicholas Werner, Emily Werner and Anthony Carlo IV; many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 8 p.m. Thursday from George A. Strish Inc. Funeral Home, 105 N. Main St., Ashley, with the Rev. Shawn Walker officiating. Family and friends may call 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Tim's memory to the Medical Oncology Associates Prescription Assistance Fund, 382 Pierce St., Kingston, PA 18704.