Robert Jack Owen(1935 - 2014)

Robert Jack Owen
Bob Owen, 78, passed away after a hard battle with cancer. Born in Grants Pass, Oregon on the "upperoad", he was so good at baseball he was signed on with the Pittsburgh Pirates. He was a roofer by trade and enjoyed horse racing. Seabiscuit was his all time favorite.
Bob was a loving father, grandfather, husband and friend. He is survived by his wife and best friend of 45 years, Sally, four children; Roseanne, Robert (Heather), Mike and Selena, 16 grandchildren and one great- grandchild, Celebration of Life will be at 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 13 at The Garden Theatre (at the Auburn Library), 350 Nevada St.

Published in Gold Country Media Newspapers on Apr. 10, 2014