Avalon Eunice Owen
Avalon Eunice Owen
Service Information
Service Date
Saturday, August 7, 2021
Service Time
11:00 am
Service Location
Private Family Funeral Service - Fergusons Funeral Home Chapel
Burial Information
Burial Location
Fair Haven Memorial Gardens
Requested Charity
Mountain View United Church or Friends of The Moncton Hospital
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Avalon E. Owen, 92, of Moncton, passed away peacefully at The Moncton Hospital on Sunday, July 18, 2021.

Born in Medicine Hat, Alberta, she was the daughter of the late John and Eunice (Mayberry) Castle.

Avalon was a retired secretary at Blue Cross, Moncton, with 34 ½ years’ service. She was a member of Mountain View United Church, UCW, member of the Church Session, the Property Committee and served her church in various other capacities over the years. Avalon was also a member of the Westmorland Chapter I.O.D.E. and the International Association of Administrative Professionals. She enjoyed travelling, knitting, crocheting, reading, attending and working within her church, volunteering at the Moncton Hospital for over 20 years and socializing with her friends and spending time with family.

Avalon will be sadly missed by her children, Myrna Norman (David) of Maple Ridge, BC, Valerie Russell of Moncton, Michael Owen (Mary) of Ontario and Nancy Morrissey (Allen) of Moncton; grandchildren, Karen (Todd), Tami (Bryn), Sherry (Terry), Jennifer (Rod), Jason (Cindy) and Heather (Del); great grandchildren, Ty, Brandon, Travis, Jenna, Haley, Brett, Samantha, Griffin and Zackery; brother, John Castle (Diana) of Moose Jaw, SK; sister, Valerie Robertson of Calgary, AB as well as several nieces, nephews and extended family members.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Clifford Owen (2006) and son-in-law, Elliott Russell.

A private family service will be held at Fergusons Funeral Home Chapel, 1657 Mountain Road, Moncton (858-1995) on SATURDAY, AUGUST 7, 2021 at 11:00 am. Interment will be at Fair Haven Memorial Gardens.

To view the service, please use the following link: vimeo.com.

In memory of Avalon, donations to Mountain View United Church (mtview.ca) or the Friends of The Moncton Hospital (friendsfoundation.ca) would be appreciated. Online condolences for the family may be shared on Fergusons Funeral Home Facebook page or at


Avalon Eunice Owen