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COWAN: Morris Clifford,
A resident of Blytheswood, Morris Cowan passed away at the Leamington District Memorial Hospital after a brief illness on Saturday, February 16, 2013 at the age of 85. He was born in Windsor and was the son of the late Denby and Susie Cowan. Beloved husband to Margaret Cowan (nee Tiessen). Brother-in-law to Martha and the late Jake Froese, Isaac and Margaret Tiessen, Ernie and Mary Tiessen, Caren and the late John Tiessen. Predeceased by his sister Evelyn M. Cowan (2011); brother’s and sister’s in-law: Elizabeth and John Derksen, Henry and Louise Tiessen. Morris is survived by and will be dearly missed by many nieces, nephews and friends; especially the Boschman families. Morris and Margaret were founding members of Faith Mennonite Church. Morris was the owner and operator of Cowan Paint Shop. He had a passion for cars and also sold and repaired CB radios. Family and friends are invited to gather at the Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 14 Russell St. Leamington (519-326-2631) on Tuesday from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Family and friends are invited gather on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at Faith Mennonite Church, 269 Sherk St. Leamington, from 10:00 a.m. until the Funeral Service to celebrate Morris’ life at 11:00 a.m. Pastor Ruth Boehm officiating. Interment to follow at Evergreen Cemetery, Leamington. Memorial donations to honour Morris’ life can be made to the Faith Mennonite Church and would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences can be shared at


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