Stephen Patrick Cowie
Jun 6, 1919 - Sep. 27, 2013
Resident of Campbell
Steve was born and raised in Minneapolis, Minn. After high school, he served in the U.S. Army. He then earned a B.S. Accounting degree at UCLA
, allowing him to work a full career with the IRS, in Santa Cruz and San Jose, where he retired. Steve enjoyed sailing, cricket, hiking, rock climbing, researching his family tree, watching baseball, music, and Perry Mason novels. He was a member of the Stanford Alpine Club, and later of S.J. Open Bible Church. Although never married, Steve was a good friend, very generous, and always grateful. He will be missed by his nieces, nephews, and friends, including trustees, social workers, church peers, and caregivers at White Oaks Manor and Plum Tree Care Home. Steve's passing was due to pneumonia. His remains will be interred at Los Gatos Memorial Park, with a private ceremony.