Owens, Germaine M.
Germaine M. Owens, age 88, formerly of 1604 21st St., Two Rivers, died Sunday morning, May 12, 2013, at the Hamilton Care Center, Two Rivers.
Germaine was born December 1, 1924, in Two Rivers, a daughter of the late Alfred and Gen (Culligan) Kirchman. She graduated from Washington High School with the class of 1942. On May 7, 1949, she married Kenneth M. Owens, in Two Rivers. He preceded her in death on February 8, 2008. Germaine was employed at the Bank of Two Rivers (White Bank) and also at the office of Dr. D. A. Kuljis. She enjoyed playing cards with her friends (The Club), bicycling with her husband and attending her childrens, grandchildrens and great grandchildrens events.
Survivors include two sons and a daughter-in-law: Thomas and Mary Owens and Robert Owens, all of Two Rivers; one daughter and son-in-law: Nancy and Allen DeRosier, Gerald, Missouri; three grandchildren: Jennifer (Allan) Henrickson, T.J. (Kerri) Owens and Kim (Kyle) Gillespie; two great grandchildren: Angela and Casey Henrickson. She is further survived by two brothers: Kenneth (Marcy) Kirchman and Lee (Mary Ann) Kirchman, all of Two Rivers; along with other relatives and friends.
A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, May 16, 2013, at St. Peter the Fisherman Catholic Church, Two Rivers. Officiating at the Mass of Christian Burial will be the Rev. Tom Reynebeau, with entombment in Knollwood Chapel Mausoleum, Hwy. 310, Manitowoc.
The family will greet relatives and friends at the church on Thursday morning from 9:00 a.m until the time of Mass at 10:30 a.m. There will be no Wednesday evening visitation.
Deja & Martin Funeral Chapels, 1506 18th St., Two Rivers, is assisting the Owens family with funeral arrangements.
The Owens family extends a special thank you to Dr. Thayer, Dr. Henry, and the entire staff of the Hamilton Care Center for the compassion and care given to Germaine and her family.