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Ronnie L. Owen, Sr.

Ronnie L. Owen, Sr., 62, of Marathon, NY, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, January 27, 2019, at his home.

Born in Barton, NY, Ronnie was the son of the late Jack and Evelyn Mintern Owen.  He had worked at Buckbee Mears, Cortland, for several years.  After leaving Buckbee Mears, he drove truck for David Quail Trucking, Marathon, before having his stroke.  Ronnie was a diehard NY Giant and NY Mets fan.  He enjoyed spending his free time with his grandchildren, fishing, bowling, hunting, coaching, woodworking, dog watching, mowing lawn, and playing golf.

He is survived by his loving wife of 42 years, Patricia Quail Owen; and his children, Tracie (Michael) Byron, Christina (Michael) Rice, and Ronnie (Abbey) Owen, Jr.  He also leaves behind his grandchildren, Katelynn, Hailee, Nicholas, Tristin, Mason, Jacob, and Jaxton; his siblings, Cora (Tom) On, Jack Owen, Jr., Bill (Donna) Owen, Brenda (Dave) McGowan, and Janet Reynolds; in-laws, Wilfred (Debbie) Quail, Daniel (Theresa) Quail, David (Robin) Quail, and Sally Quail; his beloved canine companion, Daisy; several nieces, nephews, and cousins, as well as many community members and friends.

In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a sister, Cheryl Baker and his in-laws, Wilfred and Hazel Quail.

A Celebration of Ronnie’s Life will be held at the Marathon Civic Center on Friday, February 1, 2019, from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  A private burial will be in the spring.  Expressions of sympathy in memory of Ronnie may be directed to MAVAC, P.O. Box 132, Marathon, NY 13803. 


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A GRANDMA'S GARDEN TABLE BASKET was ordered on February 1, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Feb 1 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Ronnie Owen, Sr.

Kelli Wilson Feb 1 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Ronnie Owen, Sr.

Rebecca Reynolds Feb 1 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Ronnie Owen, Sr.

lynn m. wood Jan 31 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Ronnie Owen, Sr.

Josephine Buttigieg Kellogg Jan 31 2019 12:00 AM

A FEATHERY PALM PLANT was ordered on January 31, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Jan 31 2019 12:00 AM

A TROPICAL DISH GARDEN WITH FRESH FLOWERS was ordered on January 31, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Jan 31 2019 12:00 AM

I have known Ronnie for many years as my boss and my friend. He really had a great sense of humor and a caring nature. His passing is such a loss for his family and everyone who knew him and he will be remembered fondly and missed dearly. My thoughts and prayers to his family.

Kathy & Jerry Riese Jan 30 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Ronnie Owen, Sr.

Lee Morey Jan 30 2019 12:00 AM

Patti and family....so sorry for your loss

Sandy Cardillo Jan 30 2019 12:00 AM

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