Obituary: Walter K. Owen, 61, of Newington, formerly of Trumbull

Walter K. Owen, age 61, of Newington, CT, passed away November 17, 2013 in his home.

Mr. Owen was born in Kaiserlautern, Germany and was a resident of Trumbull, Milford and Shelton before moving to Newington.

He was a graduate of Trumbull High School and attended the University of CT where he studied draftsmanship. He was employed as a draftsman for Spartan Aerospace of Manchester. Prior to this he was employed with Allen Products in Milford for over 20 years.

He was predeceased by his mother Helena Owen, his daughter Jennifer Lynn Owen and his biological Father of Germany , Walter Korb.

He is survived by his father Berkley Owen of Terryville, CT; his sister Mechthild and her husband Peter Mendler Sr. of Naugatuck; his nephew Peter Mendler Jr. and his niece Melissa Connolly.

Friends may greet the family on Tuesday December 3rd, 2013 from 6-7:30 p.m. Friends and family are also invited to attend a Memorial Service on Tuesday December 3, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. at the Cyril F. Mullins Funeral Home 399 White Plains Rd. Trumbull, CT. Inurnment will be private.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Harry Grey Cancer Center 85 Retreat Ave. Hartford, CT. 06106.

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