Paul Alan McGowan  
(Age 86)  

On Thursday, September 6, 2018, of Olney, MD. Beloved husband of 65 years to Joan E. McGowan; father of David, Gary (Ann) (both deceased), Phyllis A. Brown (Frank), and Jeffrey (Shellie). Also survived by seven grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild. Relatives and friends may call at St. Francis of Assisi Church, 6701 Muncaster Mill Road, Derwood, MD., for an hour visitation on Thursday, September 13, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial will immediately follow visitation. Interment at a later date at Arlington National Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Francis of Assisi Church; St. John the Apostle Church, 506 Seabury Avenue, Milford, DE 19963; or Gonzaga College High School, 19 Eye Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001.


Published in The Washington Post on Sept. 9, 2018