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Obituary for Barbara Ann Owens

Barbara Ann Owens of S. Protection Rd., Chaffee, NY passed away on Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at the Bertrand-Chaffee Hospital in Springville after a brief illness at the age of 66.

She was born December 17, 1953 in Springville, NY to the late Donald and Joanne (Hitchcock) Gangler.

She married Joseph Riley Owens on November 26, 1975 in Sardinia, NY.

Barb loved her family, camping at Arrow Head in Delevan, riding their Harley with her husband and doing diamond art.

She is survived by her husband, Joe; her daughter, Tracy Peters of Rochester; her son, Joe (Melissa) Owens, Jr. of Chaffee and her step-daughter, Kelly (Joel) Welninski of Arcade; her grandchildren Kally (Ben) Draycott of Preston, England, Bradley (Jordynn Harter) Schubert of Buffalo and Ella and Jakob Owens of Chaffee. She is also survived by her brother, Donny Gangler of Holland and three sisters-in-law.

Barb was preceded in death by her parents and an infant daughter, Jody Lynn Owens.

Friends and loved ones may call on Sunday, September 13, 2020 from 2-4 PM at the W.S. Davis Funeral Home, 358 Main St., Arcade. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, a private service will be held at the convenience of the family. Interment will be held at the Arcade Rural Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 100 College Parkway #280, Williamsville, NY 14221 or to the Shriners Hospital for Children, 2900 Rocky Point Dr., Tampla, FL 33607.