Kevin’s life began on March 5, 1961, the son of Tom and Barbara Owens in Wichita, Kansas. He graduated from El Dorado High School and served his country in the U.S. Army.
He enjoyed fishing, hunting, shooting, watching KC Chiefs Football, KU sports, family, friends, grandchildren, and playing with his dogs. Kevin was a member of the American Legion Post 81 in El Dorado.
His loving family includes his father, Tom Owens of El Dorado; mother, Barbara (Hump) Hodge of Augusta; daughters, Lauren Owens of El Dorado, Morgan Owens of Wichita; step-sons, Josh and Tanner Jones of El Dorado; brother, Kent (Lalanie) Owens of El Dorado; step-sisters, Julie (Jim) Colahan of Lawrence, Kansas, Missy (Kent) McCarthy of Palm Desert, California; Marty Winkelman of Overland Park, Alli (J.D.) Brake of Lee’s Summit, Missouri; 5 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Brooke Owens and his step-mother, Ruth Owens. Kevin passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 23, 2018, at the age of 57 years old.
His memorial service will be held Saturday, October 27, at 10:30 a.m. at Carlson Colonial Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Stan Seymour officiating. Inurnment will follow in Sunset Lawns Cemetery with military honors.
Memorial contributions in his name may be directed to Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice, 313 S. Market, Wichita, Kansas 67202 or The American Legion Post 81, 1801 W. Central, El Dorado, Kansas 67042. Please sign his online guest book and leave a memory of Kevin at www.carlsoncolonial.com
Donations may be made to:
Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice
313 S. Market St., Wichita KS 67202
American Legion Post #81
1801 W. Central Ave., El Dorado KS 67042