Jean graduated as a Registered Nurse from the nursing program in Clovis, New Mexico. She worked for Dr. Broadbent, Dr. Farnsworth, Dr. Thinnes, and Dr. Tooman as an LPN.
Jean married her sweetheart Carie “Bud” Owen on July 3, 1945, in Braintree, England.
She is survived by her children: Keith (Susann) Owen of Enoch, and Pam (Larry) Olds of Cedar City; 5 grandchildren: Mackenzie Fly, Chance Olds, Aimee Owen, Brock Owen, and Cori Owen-Barlow; and 8 great grandchildren: Lexis Lee Barney Olds, Tietsie Jean Fly, Kruz Nathaniel Fly, Dalota Rose Owen, Declan Keith Owen, Thane Willies, Dawson Ray Barlow, and Chanley Olds. Jean is preceded in death by her parents and her husband.
A graveside service was held Saturday, August 26, 2017, at 10 a.m. at the Cedar City Cemetery under the direction of Southern Utah Mortuary. Online condolences can be made at www.sumortuary.com.
A special thanks to Jim and Theresa Jakowich for their love and caring.