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Claudia Owen

November 11, 1936 — July 17, 2022

Claudia (Claudilea) Caffey Owen, 85, passed away Sunday, July 17, 2022 in Abilene, Texas. A visitation will be 6:00 – 8:00 PM  Thursday, July 21, 2022 at Elmwood Funeral Home, 5750 Hwy 277 South. Funeral Services will be 10:00 AM, Friday, July 22, 2022 in the Elmwood Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow the service in Elmwood Memorial Park.
Claudia was born November 11, 1936 to George Edgar and Mae Nell Caffey in Post, Texas. She met the love of her life Bobby D Owen and the two were married on February 5, 1953 in Abilene, Texas. The couple would have celebrated 70 blissful years of marriage this coming February. Claudia was the president of the firefighter’s auxiliary for many years. Over the years Claudia enjoyed collecting antiques, and fine crystal pieces, and loved thrift shopping and southwestern decor. Above all she was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother that did a wonderful job of taking care of her family. She was very loved and will forever be missed.
She is preceded by her parents; and her daughter, Rosemarie Owen.
Claudia is survived by her husband, Bobby D Owen; three children, Ron Owen, Lanelle Crane (Mike Chaney), and Shannon Owen; grandchildren, Alisha Wanjiku, Audra Edwards and her husband Scott, Jaclan Johnson and her husband Jeremy, and Casey Crane; great grandchildren, Jaelan Shaw, Ryleigh Edwards, Reese Edwards, Ryker Edwards, Liam, Dylan, and Lylah Crane, and Zaevan Johnson; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

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