He loved his family, his wonderful wife Patricia Owens, son Steve, daughter Jennifer and his grandchildren Aspen, Arianna and Knowlen.
Gene is survived by his wife, son, daughter, grandchildren, sisters Peggy McConkey, Betty Lauxman, brother William, plus numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers James, Gerald, Donald, David, Carl, sisters Catherine Alexander and Ruth Monasmith.
Gene was a very caring person who loved the Lord and his church, First Church of the Nazarene, where you could find him and Pat in their 2 nd row seat almost
every Sunday. Gene had a gift of singing and was very patriotic.
He loved to ride his motorcycles; he and Pat would travel the country on their trike.
Gene drove semis all his life, and since 1999 he eclipsed over 2 million miles for Doug Bradley Trucking of Salina.
A celebration of Gene’s life will take place on Friday March 22 nd , 10:31 am at First Church of the Nazarene in Salina. Family requests no flowers. Memorials may be made to First Church of the
Nazarene- Salina, KS, in memory of Gene Owens.