Leonard Ray Owens



MINEOLA – A funeral service for Leonard Ray Owens, 78 of Mineola, was held Monday, March 5, 2018 at Caudle-Rutledge Funeral Home in Lindale with Alan Weishample officiating.

Mr. Owens died March 1, 2018, at his home in Mineola. He was born February 22, 1940, in Monroe City, Texas to Joseph and Belva Owen. He served in the U.S. Army and retired from Walmart in Mineola after 19 years.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, James Owen; sister, Ruth Williams; and a son, Roger Owens Hyltin.

He is survived by his wife, Linda Owens; sons, Ronald Owens of Lindale, Bill Heidelberg of Mineola; daughters, Lynn Heidelberg-Espey of Mineola and Leia Quinlivan of Mineola; a brother, Billie Joe Owen of Midlothian; sister, Patricia Weishampel of Lake Charles, Louisiana; 12 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

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