Benjamin “Ben” Franklin Owens

Benjamin “Ben” Franklin Owens, 87, of Guthrie, Okla., died Thursday, July 25, in Guthrie, Okla.

He was born August 11, 1931 in Burwell, Neb., the son of Jacob and Mable (Ulm) Owens.

Funeral services were held August 1, at Smith Memorial Chapel with Pastor Robert Wagoner officiating. Interment was held on Friday, August 2, in Eureka.

Memorials can be made in his honor to the Oklahoma Lupus Association, Inc., A Chapter of the Lupus Foundation of America, 3131 N. McArthur, Ste 106B, Oklahoma City, OK 73122.

Memorial services were under the direction of Smith-Gallo Funeral Home and burial services were under the direction of Koup Family Funeral Home.

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