Nancy Jean Ault Cowen passed away peacefully on February 10 in Warrenton, VA. She was 95 years old. Jean was a graduate of Bellaire High School, class of 1944. She attended West Liberty Teacher’s College. In 1949 she married William Cowen after his service in the navy during WW II and his graduation from Case School of Engineering. Bill and Jean moved to Charleston, WV where Bill was employed by Bell Telephone Company. After 30 years of service, Bill and Jean moved to their beloved home on Claytor Lake in Radford, VA. Jean enjoyed gardening, entertaining family and friends, church activities, volunteering for the Red Cross and the local hospital, and travel in their motor home. She is preceded in death by her husband Bill, her parents, John and Eva Ault and her sister Kathryn. She is survived by daughters Rebecca Cowen Burdette, Deborah Cowen, and Karen Cowen Long. She is also survived by 7 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to Capital Caring Adler Center, 24419 Millstream Drive, Aldie, VA 20105.
A Memorial Tree was planted for Nancy
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Direct Cremation Svcs of VA - Chantilly