Gladys Ruth Kauss Owen (1925 - 2014)

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Gladys Ruth Kauss Owen

Gladys Ruth Kauss Owen, 88, passed away on March 18, 2014 at her residence. A native of Buffalo, NY, and former resident of Alexandria, VA, she had lived in Tallahassee since 1978. She was a member of John Wesley United Methodist Church, Christian Women's Club and the YMCA.

The funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM on Monday, March 24, 2014 at John Wesley United Methodist Church. The family will receive friends 1:00 PM until service time at the church on Monday.

Survivors include five children, Michael J. Owen, John D. Owen (Yuko), Robert D. Owen, Carol J. Bradford (Ronny) and Clara J. John; a sister, Charlotte Gundlach and five grandchildren, Courtney Brecheisen, George Owen, Susan John-Lehrkamp, Charles John and Mary John.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James Owen, in 2005.

Bevis Funeral Home (850-385-2193/ is assisting the family with her arrangements.


Funeral Home
Bevis Funeral Home Cremation-Prearrangement Center
2710 North Monroe Street Tallahassee, FL 32303
(850) 385-2193
Funeral Home Details
Published in Tallahassee Democrat on Mar. 23, 2014