Doris M. Owen
August 21, 1926 December 21, 2014

Sublimity Doris, 88, a lifelong resident of Sublimity passed away on December 21. She was born on August 21, 1926 to Adam and Rose (Kintz) Susbauer. Doris married Thomas Frederick Owen on November 9, 1943. He preceded her in death on October 19, 2002. Together they spent many years fishing the lakes of Central Oregon and tending to their garden, which could provide enough veggies for their family and many grateful neighbors. Doris was a member of St. Boniface Catholic Church and the Catholic Order of Foresters.

She is survived by her daughters: Cheryl (Gary) Gries of Roseburg and Gayle (Gary) Miner of Damascus; grandchildren: Tom Gries, Jason Gries, Kathryn Nelson, Sara Burri and Andrew Miner; great-grandchildren: Tyler Gries, Trey Gries, Audrey Gries, Keanan Gries, Emma Burri and Ruby Burri. Doris was preceded in death by her parents, and siblings, Raymond and Viola Susbauer, Donna Schachtsick and Rita Young.

Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday, January 2, 2015 at 11:00 am at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Sublimity. Interment will be in St. Boniface Cemetery, Sublimity. Contributions may be made to St. Boniface Catholic Church or Regis High School. Serving the family, North Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.

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