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Olwyn Elizabeth (Pat) McGowan


Last updated 10/2/2019 at 4:15pm

June 17, 1926-September 25, 2019

Olwyn Elizabeth (Pat) McGowan, 93, of Widefield, Colorado, passed through the gates of heaven to join our Heavenly Father September 25, 2019.

She was born June 17, 1926 in Pontypool, Wales. Olwyn married Milton McGowan May 12, 1945 in Bovey Tracey, Devon, England. She came to America, a War Bride, on a military transport ship. Arriving at Ellis Island at the age of 18, she made the journey to the state of Texas to meet her husband and his family. She became an American citizen in 1973, but she was British through and through.

Olwyn was preceded in...

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