In Celebration of
June 14, 1924 -
May 5, 2018
LCdr- RCN/CNAG (Retired)
Stephen was born June 14, 1924 in Winnipeg Manitoba to the late Ellen (née Scott) and the late Charles Cowell. Passed away of complications from influenza on Saturday May 5th 2018, in his 94th year, after a life well lived. Predeceased by his beloved wife Helen. Loving father of Fiona (Stephen), Stephen Scott (Laura) and Laura (Terry). Proud and adored grandfather to Meghan (Brad), Shane (Tasha), Sara (Joe) and Kirsten (Tony) and great grandfather to Tanyon, Elliot and Holden. Also survived by his Scottish sisters-in-law Hazel and Janet. Will be dearly missed by his daily companions, the Huskies; Star and Mystic.
The family wishes to thank the Medical Staff of the Ottawa Hospital-General Campus and especially the Staff of the Geriatric Medical Unit of the Civic Campus for their support and compassionate care provided.
Friends are invited to gather at the Hall of Colours of the Beechwood Funeral, Cemetery and Cremation Services, 280 Beechwood Ave. (east of Vanier Parkway) on Saturday May 12th after 2 p.m. Memorial Service will be held in the Sacred Space at 3 p.m. followed by interment at the National Military Cemetery of the Canadian Forces and a reception.
In Memoriam donations may be made to the ALS Society or the charity of your choice.