May 21, 1940 — Aug. 3, 2017
Charles E. Owen (Chuck) passed away Aug. 3, 2017, in Wasilla, Alaska. He was 77.
He was born May 21, 1940, in Astoria. His parents were Charles Owen and Mary Van Horn Owen. He was raised in Astoria, on the top of 14th Street. He attended Star of the Sea School, and then Astoria High School. He married Klaudia Jo Klaudi in 1991.
Through his life he worked as a fisherman and bartender.
He is survived by his wife, Klaudia, of Wasilla, Alaska; his daughter, Eva Briggs, of Port Angles, Washington; and his son, Steven Owen, of Seaside, Oregon.
A celebration of life will be held Saturday, Aug. 19, at 2 p.m., on the east side of Coffenbury Lake.