SSGT. Donald Owen | Obituary | The Press and Standard
by Myiah Blakeney | September 5, 2017 11:55 am
Last Updated: September 5, 2017 at 3:48 pm
SSGT. Donald “Donny” Allen Owen, US Army, (Ret.)
Care of Woodridge Funeral Home, Lexington
COLUMBIA – A private, family memorial service for Donald A. Owen, 66, of Columbia, will be held at a later date. Woodridge Funeral Home of Lexington is assisting the family. SSGT Owen passed away Saturday, September 2, 2017.
Born in Columbia, he was a son of the late John T. Owen and Margaret Cooke Milam. Donny honorably served his country for 21 years in the US Army, and served 2 tours in Vietnam. He enjoyed watching Gamecock football.
Donny is survived by his wife of 16 years, Linda Britt Hurst Owen; daughter, Donna M. Owen; step-son, Robert W. Hurst; grandson, Owen Gillam; sister, Brenda O. Walsh; brothers, John C. Owen, Daniel G. Owen, Barry J. Owen; former wife, Diane Owen and a large and loving extended family. Donny was predeceased by his parents.
Memorial contributions may be made to Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517,Topeka, Kansas 66675-8517. Family and friends may sign the online guestbook at www.woodridgefuneralhome.com