Charles Francis Owens Jr. (Chuck) of Lower Yoder passed away on September 3, 2022 at home surrounded by his family. Chuck was born on September 5, 1942 to Charles and Leona (Gilliam) Owens. He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers Robert and Terrance, daughter Carla, and granddaughter Haleigh Owens.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years Arlene Louise (Rowe) and their children, Troy (Arlene Schuyler), Randy and his companion Lisa Ruffing, grandchildren, Ian, Janet, and Shannon Ayres, Lucas, Corey and Brooke Owens, great grandchildren Mason Owen Young, Aiden John Joseph Craig, and Jaxon Lucas Owens, his brothers James and wife Jo Anne, Donald and wife Hildegard, and sister-in-law Winnifred Owens wife of Terrance. Chuck is also survived by his brother-in-law Allen and wife Sally Rowe, sisters-in-law Luella Luczko and Elmira Feathers.
Chuck was a Navy veteran of Vietnam, a former employee of Bethlehem Steel Corp. and retired from Bishop McCort High School maintenance dept. He was a member of Our Mother of Sorrows Catholic Church.
Family and friends received on Wednesday September 7, 2022 at Moskal-Reid Funeral Home from 1-3, 79 J St. Johnstown PA 15905, followed by a service at 3 pm, Father Mark Begley officiating. In lieu of flowers please make donations to Our Mother of Sorrows Church Assistance Ministry Fund, 415 Tioga St. Johnstown, PA 15905.