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Howard Cowan
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Howard Cowan, 89 , passed away on February 22, 2018.
He was born on March 1, 1928 to Ira and Edna Cowan in Cookeville, TN.
Howard worked at Ford Motor Company for many years prior to his retirement. Howard is survived by his loving spouse Agnes and his children: Joyce (Frank) Ledwidge-Blaney, Bev (Mike) Racer, Bob (Kathleen) Cowan, Pat Brown, Janice (Doug) Wells, Debbie (Mike) White. He is also survived by 12 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, his 8 brothers and 3 sisters, and his son William Howard Cowan.

Visitation will be held Sunday, February 25, 2018, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Phillips Funeral Home, South Lyon, MI. Funeral services will be held on Monday, February 26, 2018, 10:00 am at the Phillips Funeral Home, South Lyon, MI. Burial will take place in the Parkview Memorial Cemetery.

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5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Phillips Funeral Home

122 West Lake Street (Ten Mile Road)
South Lyon, MI 48178

Funeral Ceremony




10:00 AM
Phillips Funeral Home

122 West Lake Street (Ten Mile Road)
South Lyon, MI 48178

Cemetery Details


Parkview Memorial Cemetery

34205 W. Five Mile Rd.
Livonia, MI 48154

Memorial Contribution

Alzheimer's Association

225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17,
Chicago, IL 60601

Great Lakes Caring Hospice

900 Cooper Street
Jackson, MI 49202

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