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Gaylen Richard Cowan

02/25/1944 - 01/31/2019

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Gaylen Richard Cowan, age 74, passed away on January 31, 2019 in Salt Lake City, Utah. He was born on February 25, 1944 in Salt Lake City, Utah to Russell and Edith Robinson Cowan. He married Hazel Ann Simmons on September 4, 1964 and have been married for fifty-four years.

He is survived by his wife; daughter, Christine Burke; son, Richard Cowan; grandson, James Burke; brothers, Russell Cowan, Kaye Cowan, Gus Stanley and Nick Stanley. He is preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Marlene Shannon, Dorothea Campbell, Bonita McDonald, Sandra Ward, Norma Daubert, and brother, Alvin Cowan.

A brief Memorial Service will be held Monday, February 4, 2019, beginning at 11AM at Le Jardin at  the Rose Shop, 1910 E. Dimple Dell Road (10600 S.) in Sandy. Interment at Larkin Sunset Gardens Cemetery.

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  • Hazel, Richard and Christine

    My thoughts and prayers go out to you. I’m so sorry for your loss. I have such wonderful memories of your home and family. Please let me know if you need anything at all Hazel.
    I love you guys so much.
    Love,
    Lisa

    — Lisa Webster (Beebe)
  • Kaye, I’m so sorry to hear of the loss of your brother. I will let my mom know, I’m sure she will be sad to hear as well. She loved your family. Love and prayers for you and your family.
    Jackie Olsen

    — Jackie (Malmstrom) Olsen
  • So sorry for the passing I was reading the paper and saw the obituary notice. I have thought of you many times in the fifty plus years. Hope things are good for you

    — Lois Greenwood madsen