– Barbara Ann Owens, 67, Passed away December 17, 2021. She was the
daughter of the late Agnes and Veikko Mielonen. Barbara was born in
Buffalo and has lived in Ravena for many years.
Barbara was a 1972 graduate of Riverside High School, in
Buffalo. She loved flowers and gardening. Her 9 loving
grandchildren were her entire life and family was very important to
her. She enjoyed traveling with her husband and soaking up the sun
on the beach.
Survivors include her husband, Darrell “Butch” Owens; her 3
daughters, Tonya (James) Glenn, Raquel (Norris) Ackert and Fallon
(Matthew) Frese; grandchildren, Kyler, Ryan, Ella, Rylie, Emily,
Brielle, Adelyn, Brody and Kayla; brother, Veikko; sisters, Toini
and Sharon and the late Sandra.
Per Barbara’s wishes, all services were held privately at the
convenience of the family.