Marlene Carol McCowan of Montesano, Wash., passed away Sunday, May 27, 2012, at her home. She was 79.
Marlene was born Feb. 9, 1933, in Crown, Minn., to Walter and Grace Krueger.
She is survived by her children, Mitch McCowan of Montesano, Kathy Pedersen of Sandown, N.H., Kerri McCowan of Hoquiam, Wash., Kelli McCowan of Montesano and Gregory Luark of Mount Vernon, Wash. She lost her son, Pat McCowan, in 2004.
She is also survived by four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; four step-granddaughters and two step-great-grandchildren; her brother, Donald Anderson of Oklahoma City, Okla.; sister, Valgene West of Aberdeen, Wash., and brother, Walter “Johnny” Krueger Jr. of Montesano.
The family will have a private graveside interment at Wynooche Cemetery in Montesano.
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