Rene Cowen


Rene Cowen, age 86, passed away Thursday, February 10, 2022.

She was born November 29, 1935 in Gonzales to Edward and Mary Davis Crow.

She was an administrator for Exxon/Mobil. She enjoyed family time and traveling with her husband, Leon.

Survivors: sister, Joan Ritz of Shiner; brother, Donald (Connie) Crow of Yoakum; numerous nieces and nephews: step-son, Michael (Terry) Cowen of Midland and three grandchildren.

Preceded in death by: parents; husband, Leon Cowen; step-son, Bill Cowen; sisters, Mabel, Marcie, Nellie and Mary Agnes; brothers, Preston, Edward, Robert, John Paul and Richard.

Funeral 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, February 16, 2022 at Thiele-Cooper Funeral Home with Pastor Elvis Whaley officiating. Burial Yoakum Restland Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be given to Adopt-A-Pet in Victoria.

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Arrangements by Thiele-Cooper Funeral Home 361-293-5656.