William Lee Cowan, 87, of Wentzville, Missouri passed away at his sonís home on Thursday, October 10, 2019 with his family by his side.
The son of David R. and Camille (Palmer) Cowan, he was born February 23, 1923 at Tarr, Pennsylvania.
On August 1, 1952 at New Stanton, Pennsylvania, he married Eleanor Myers and she preceded him in death.
He is survived by: two daughters, Kathy Irvin and her husband, Keith and Susan Hanson and her husband, Bruce, both of St. Charles, Missouri; three sons, Bill Cowan and his wife, Loretta of Sacramento, California, Scott Cowan and his wife, Mary and Jeff Cowan and his wife, Cheri, both of Wentzville, Missouri; eleven grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren and four sisters, Lois Morgan and husband, Jim and Karen Balash, both of Youngwood, Pennsylvania, Marianna Trumbertta and her husband, Rich of Youngstown, Ohio and Nancy Gilchrist of Tampa, Florida.
Mr. Cowan worked many years for Boeing. He enjoyed travelling, reading and the St. Louis Cardinals. His greatest love was spending time with his family.