Michael W. Owen


Michael W. Owen, 69, of Louisville formerly of New Albany, passed away August 7, 2019 at Jewish Hospital. He was born July 6, 1950 at Camp LeJeune, North Carolina to the late Donald L. and Bertha Emalee Owen. He recently retired from Joseph & Joseph Architects and was formerly with Michell, Timperman, Ritz Architects and Potter & Cox Architects.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a brother, Arthur "Rusty" Rogge.
He is survived by his life partner of 22 years, Mary Annette Biszmaier; a son, Jeremy Owen; step-daughters, Dawn Groulx (the late Art) and Tammy Beam (John); grandchildren, Dylan, Jackson and Sara Owen, Renee and Justin Groulx and Sean and Conner Beam; and a brother, Ronald E. Johnson.
A service to celebrate his life will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday, August 10, 2019 at Kraft Funeral Service, 2776 Charlestown Road, with burial in Kraft Graceland Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 2-8 Friday, August 9, at the funeral home.
Expressions of sympathy are suggested to the Habitat for Humanity.
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Linda Loesch
Aug 10, 2019
So sorry to hear of Mike's passing away. I worked with Mike at Michell Timperman Ritz Architects for several years he was a fun to be with always smiling. My prayers are with You.
Margie & Ray Curran
Aug 10, 2019
Mary Annette and Dawn, We are so very sorry for your loss. We wish we could be there to share this very difficult time but send our love and prayers to you and your family. We love you and ask for God's blessings for you during this time.
Cindy Snyder cousin to Mike.
Aug 09, 2019
Rest in Peace, Mike...... We've had lots of memories. They will never be forgotten!! From Calvert City to New Albany..... Love you