Obituaries

Sara L. Owens

March 22, 1940 - February 16, 2020

Sara L. Owens

Obituary

Sara L. Owens, 79, of Poplar Grove, IL passed away peacefully surrounded by her family Sunday, February 16, 2020. Sara was born on March 22, 1940 in Rock Falls, IL the daughter of Mildred (Burrows) Munrow. She married the love of her life, Tom E. Owens on May 13, 1961 in Belvidere, IL. Sara enjoyed spending her time cheering on the Chicago Cubs, scrapbooking and making cards to send to family and friends. Most importantly, she enjoyed spending time with her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She will be missed dearly.

Sara is loved and will be missed by her children, Vanessa (Dennis) Owens-Nelson, Thomas (Jennifer) Owens; grandchildren, Jeffery Nelson, Joshua (Debbie) Nelson, Zane Owens, Zander Owens; great-grandchildren, Rose Nelson, Owen Nelson, Oliver Nelson; siblings, LaVonne Arand, Bob (Janet) Munrow; sister-in-law, Diane Owens as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Sara is preceded in death by her husband Tom; mother, Mildred; brother-in-law, Jim Arand.

The visitation will be from 4 until 7 p.m., Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave., Belvidere, IL 61008. The funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, February 20, 2020 at the funeral home with Rev. Wes Hulstedt officiating. Burial in Belvidere Cemetery. Memorials to the family to establish later. To light a candle or share a condolence please visit www.AndersonFCS.com  

Service Schedule

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services

218 West Hurlbut Ave
Belvidere, IL 61008

815-544-2616

The visitation will be from 4 until 7 p.m., Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave., Belvidere, IL 61008.

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services

218 West Hurlbut Ave
Belvidere, IL 61008

815-544-2616

The funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, February 20, 2020 at the funeral home with Rev. Wes Hulstedt officiating.

Belvidere Cemetery

Burial in Belvidere Cemetery.

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I appreciate Sara, my cousin. She always had an open heart for us when we were growing up, and will truly be missed. Blessings to the Family. Sorry for your loss.

Suzanne (Burrows) Geyer 2020-02-20T12:28:32

My deepest sympathy to the Owen’s family in this time of sadness. I was so lucky to have met her briefly before she passed. She was a wonderful client and I wished she was here to enjoy her conversations. She was such a sweet lady. Ilene from boone county council on aging

Ilene sterner 2020-02-17T20:34:02

Vanessa and Family, So sorry for your loss. Your Mom was a lovely lady. Prayers for you at this difficult time.

Willa Moen 2020-02-17T19:14:16

So for your loss Venessa. Condolences from the Kirk family.

Kerri Thiede 2020-02-17T16:01:12

She was a very sweet lady

Sandra kahly 2020-02-17T12:29:28

I worked with Sara at Warner Electric for many years, she was the most lovely lady. So sorry for your loss ♥️

Julie Follis 2020-02-17T07:41:36

Vanessa and Family, you have our sincere sympathy. Your mom was always a happy person and your memories will be a treasure. God bless you all.

Rod & Karen Snyder 2020-02-16T19:41:26

Vanessa & family, so sorry to hear about your mom. Take care. Trudy & Jeff

Trudy & jeff Flippo 2020-02-16T18:45:11

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