Harley W. Owen, age 86 of Farragut, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019, at his home.
Harley William Owen was born on Aug. 14, 1933, in Hamburg; the son of Forest Martin and Grace Fern (Stephens) Owen.  He was raised in the Hamburg area and attended Austin School.
After his time in the Army, Harley  began working Interstate Nursery, and then he worked at Vogel Popcorn for 25 years and Eaton Transmission for 19 years.  He retired in 1995 so he could spend more time with Geri and his grandchildren.
He was a member of the American Legion Post #8 and the Eagles Aerie #968; both in Nebraska City.
He is survived by his wife Geri Owen of Farragut; two children:  Jeffery Owen and wife Janet of Lenox, Rodney Owen and wife Leigh Ann of Shell Knob, Mo.; three step-children:  Lisa Turner and husband Ken of Farragut, Pete (Gerald) Casey and wife Dawn of Riverton, and Dennis Casey of Colorado Springs, Colo.; 12 grandchildren and 34 great-grandchildren; siblings:  Richard Owen of Hamburg, J.D. Owen of Hamburg, Jane Lang of Riverton, and Larry Owen and wife Joy of Nebraska City; nieces, nephews and other family and friends.
Harley was preceded in death by his parents and siblings:  Forest “Boots” Owen and Donald Owen and infant siblings:  Robert and Sharon; brother in law Merrill Lang, sisters-in-law:  Cynthia Owen and Esther Owen.
 A Potluck Celebration of Life will be held from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 26, at the Riverton Community Building in Riverton.
Inurnment will be held at a later date. Memorials may be given to the family. Condolences may be left at www.gudefuneralhomes.com.
Shull-Gude Funeral Home in Riverton is in charge of arrangements.