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JAMES R. OWENS (Age 85)  
On Wednesday, May 11, 2016 of Bethesda, MD. Loving husband of Anne O''Keeffe Owens of 59 years. Beloved father of James G., Kathleen Owens Schoshinski, Daniel B., Michael J., Brendan T. and Kevin C.; Poppa of 22 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his parents and his sister, Rosemary Vogt. Family and friends will be received at PUMPHREY''S BETHESDA-CHEVY CHASE FUNERAL HOME, 7557 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda, MD on Sunday, May 15 from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at Holy Cross Catholic Church, 4900 Strathmore Ave., Garrett Park, MD 20896 on Monday, May 16 at 11 a.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Cure Search for Children''s Cancer, 4600 East West Highway, Ste. 600, Bethesda, MD 20814; and Trout Unlimited, 1777 North Kent St., Ste. 100, Arlington, VA 22209. Please view and sign the family guestbook at: www.pumphreyfuneralhome.com  

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May 15, 2016
We loved "living" next to you in Bethany and will really miss Jim. He was a wonderful person.
Ruth & ED Jackson
May 15, 2016
The Shea family sends its sympathy, thoughts and prayers to you all. Such a nice man!
Joanne Shea
May 15, 2016
Jim was quite an avid and excited fisherman, enjoyed his company!
steve english
May 14, 2016
A great leader and wonderful fellow.
Bill Wu
May 13, 2016
At Intelsat Retirees Picnic 2015. I will always remember Jim for his positive outlook and sense of humor. Remember fondly our carpool days
Rosa Liu
May 13, 2016
Our deepest sympathy for a beloved member of our INTELSAT family and a good friend. We will miss you Jim. Prayers for you and your family Anne.
Jack & Sandy Tull
May 13, 2016
A great guy with a great sense of humor and always fair. He will be missed.
Bob Peters
May 13, 2016
My sincere condolences to the family, may God provide you with peace and strength during this difficult time Psalms 29:11.
K Rush
May 12, 2016
Please accept our deepest sympathy at this difficult time, and encouragement in celebrating the lasting legacy of a life lived well.
The Brothers of Alpha Chi Rho - Robert Morris University
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