Carlos Jean Owen, 80

Sep 7, 2020

Carlos Jean Owen, 80, of E. Wareham, died Thursday, September 3, 2020 at Bourne Manor Extended Care Facility.  He was the husband of Barbara M. (Jaynes) Owen.

Born in Dixon, IL, he was the son of the late James L. and Bessie A. (King) Owen.  A previous resident of Kentucky, and Boston, he moved to Plymouth in 1985 then to East Wareham in 2001.  

Mr. Owen was a union foreman carpenter and was a member of Carpenter’s Union Local # 327 of Boston.  He helped build several Boston landmarks including, The Prudential Center, Logan Airport, New England Aquarium, The Big Dig and the Zakim Bridge.

A proud supporter of the Second Amendment, he was a member of the Plymouth Rod and Gun Club, Monument Beach Sportsman’s Club, Sippican Rod and Gun Club, and Bass River Rod and Gun Club.  He also enjoyed fishing and participating in cowboy shoots.

Mr. Owen was an Evangelical Christian and believed in his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.  He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather.

Survivors include his wife, Barbara M. Owen; his children, Carlos J. Owen, Jr. of Buzzards Bay, Cindy M. Crowley of Wareham, James A. Owen of Fall River, and Kimberly M. Owen of E. Wareham; his brothers, Richard Owen of Arkansas, and Randall Owen of Louisiana; 6 grandchildren, and 7 great grandchildren.  He was predeceased by his siblings, the late Clarence Owen, Frederick Owen, Alan Owen, Selma Rogerson and Mark Owen.

Relatives and friends are invited to visit on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020 at the Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 2599 Cranberry Hwy. (Rt. 28), Wareham from 5 – 8 PM.  (Appropriate COVID-19 protocol will be observed including the use of face masks, social distancing.  Wait times in line may vary due to temporary limited capacity).  Funeral services and burial will be private.

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