Rev. Chester Owens

Rev. Chester Owens

82, Indianapolis, Indiana, died on Monday September 9, 2013.

Survivors include wife, Rebecca "Becky" (Cattron) Owens-married July 22, 1950; three children, Michael (Connie) Owens, Alexandria, Rev. David Mark (Sherrie) Owens, Greenwood, Elizabeth "Liz" Owens, Indianapolis; five grandchildren, Chris (Maggie) Owens, Steve Owens, Jenny (Brad) Justus, Lindsey (Kevin) Vest, Emily (Ty) Hayden; seven great-grandchildren.

Celebration services will take place at 6 p.m. on Friday, September 13, 2013 in the Southport Presbyterian Church, 7525 McFarland Boulevard, Indianapolis 46237. Friends may call after 3 p.m. Friday at the church in Southport. A second celebration service will take place at 3 p.m. on Saturday, September 14, 2013 in the Alexandria First Baptist Church, 2107 South Park Avenue (State Road 9). Friends may call after Noon on Saturday in the Alexandria church. Private family graveside services will follow.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Men's Ministry of Southport Presbyterian Church or the Alexandria Food Pantry, with envelopes available at all visitations and services

A detailed biographical obituary can be seen at: where online expressions to the family may also be left.

Published in the The Indianapolis Star on Sept. 11, 2013