Jean F. Owens, age 79 of Rhinelander, died Friday, Oct. 21, 2016. She was born Oct. 21, 1937, in Rhinelander to William and Frances (Beyer) Bruyette.
Jean graduated from Rhinelander High School in 1956. She raised her family of three children and in later years, enjoyed the blessing of grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Jean loved entertaining others through music, especially Karaoke, enjoyed Sudoku puzzles and was known for her crocheting and knitting, making sweaters for the entire family among the many creations she shared.
Jean is survived by her three children, Kelly (Mike) Tromp, Lonnie (Michelle) Owens and Stacy Robinson, all of Rhinelander, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a granddaughter, Alicia Kussman; two sisters, Gloria and Phyllis; and three brothers, Leonard, Harold and John.
A celebration of Jean’s life will take placeSaturday, Oct. 29, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Brokers in Rhinelander. Private inurnment will take place in Northland Memorial Park. Carlson Funeral Home (715-369-1414) is assisting with arrangements and condolences for the family may be directed at www.carlsonfh.com.