Genevieve L. Cowan, 74, of Sheridan, died Thursday June 11, 2009 at her residence. A celebration of life was attended by friends and family on Tuesday, June 16 at the family home. Born May 2, 1935, in Heppner , Oregon to Elbert L. Cox and Oma J. Bennett, she completed high school and worked for many years as a CNA. She was married to Ronald J. Cowan in Reno, Nevada. Genevieve enjoyed the outdoors, spending time fishing, camping, traveling, gardening and reading. Her friends and family were a cherished part of her life, and she leaves four children, 11 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Kane Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
Memorials may be sent in her name to the Sheridan Cat and Dog Shelter, 84 East Ridge Road, Sheridan WY 82801.