Robert W. Cown Sr.


Robert W. Cown Sr., age 73, of Terre Haute, Ind., passed away at 11:45 a.m. Tuesday, June 11, 2019, at Seton Specialty Hospital in Indianapolis, Ind.
He was born on May 24, 1946, in Marshall, Ill., to James and Dorothy (Franklin) Cown.
He married Sue and she preceded him in death. He married Brenda Myers on December 27, 1991.
He was retired handyman and pastor for the Clinton Church of the Nazarene.
He is survived by his wife, Brenda; four children, Robert W. Cown Jr. of Poland, Ind., Tonia Bose of Vincennes, Ind., Christopher Cown of Brownsburg, Ind., and Steven Norris of Sullivan, Ind.; two brothers, Bill Cown of Casey, Ill., and Glen Cown of Terre Haute, Ind.; three sisters, Dorothy Cown of Carbondale, Ill., Viola Hunter of Paris, Ill., and Betty Nasser of Terre Haute, Ind.; ten grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by two infant sons, Charles and Chuck; one sister, Sue Cown; and one brother-in-law, Charles Hunter.
He loved to hunt and fish.
Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at the Pearce Funeral Home with Pastor Brandon Wallace officiating. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until service time. For those so desiring, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. Online condolences may be expressed at:
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2 posts

lisa drake
Jun 14, 2019
linda yates
Jun 14, 2019
I am so sorry for the family of bob I have known him for quite awhile I am sorry to see him go R.I.P.