WORTH, FL – Gary F. “Gov” Owens, 72, passed away November 16, 2021.
Formerly of Ravena, he was the son of the late Frederick and Dorothy
Gary was an avid NY Yankee and Miami Dolphins fan and enjoyed
fishing and camping. He loved going to casinos and playing cards.
Survivors include his twin sister, Dianne Kanaly, sisters, Susan
Polaski and Leslie Hargraves; brother, Jonathan Owens; many nieces
and nephews; his extended family, Cathie Persico, Stephanie Ventura,
Fritzie Persico, and Cheralyn Wood. He was papa to 5 grandchildren,
Logan and Harle Distin, Angelo, Adriana and Giuliana Ventura;
Godsons, Paris Williams and Henry Owens; and fiancé Mary Ann
Denninger. Gary was predeceased by his sister, Bonnie Owens.
A graveside service will be held 1 PM on Friday, November 26th
in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Coeymans. In lieu of flowers,
contribution in memory of Gary may be made to
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, PO Box 1000, Dept. 142,
Memphis, TN 38101-9908.