Aaron Christopher Owens

Passed 05/31/2021

Obituary For Aaron Christopher Owens

Aaron Christopher Owens, 37, of Ithaca, NY, entered eternal rest on 31 May 2021 at Richmond University Medical Center.

He is survived by his paternal grandmother, Christel Owens; brother, Geoffrey Owens; sister, Adrienne Owens; nephew, Maurice Owens; stepmother, Brenda Gibson; stepsister, Maya Gibson; stepbrothers, Tim Gibson (Nicole) and Tyler Melvin; uncles, Samuel James Owens (Daffie), Ernest Bennett, Hubert Lee Williamson Jr., and Robert Lee Williamson (Claire); Godmother, Patricia Beasley and a host of cousins. He was cherished and loved by both family and friends and will be greatly missed.

A visitation will be held on Saturday, June 12, 2021 from 12:00-1:00 p.m. at Summerville and Boykin Mortuary Chapel, 65 N. Belgrade Avenue, Garland, NC. Graveside Service/Interment will be held at Roseboro Cemetery, Snow Hill, NC at 2:00 p.m. Elder Jacqueline Howard, will officiate. Professional services entrusted to Rhodes Funeral Homes, 259 Walsh Ave., New Windsor, NY 12553.

Please follow social distancing at the services and masks are required.

The Homegoing Celebration for Aaron Christopher Owens will be live-streamed. Please use the link below to view the service.


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Guest Book

I will always cherish the loving memories we shared with my my cousin Aaron. My thoughts and prayers are with my family always and forever. I love you always!!

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My sincere condolences to the family. Christine Warren Moore

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May the memories of Aaron continue to aways be a blessing to all the lives of those who knew him and loved him. His life was short, but his memories will continue to live on and on. Patricia Beasley (It was a joy to have been a college room mate and friend of Aaron's late birth mother, Ada. They are now together in their heavenly home.

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Sending up much prayer for the entire family. Praying muchly for you Maya. Miss Mable

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Praying for the family. Elaine Harper Highsmith

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To a loving brother and uncle whose kind heart and generous spirit will be cherished and dearly missed by all. Love Adrienne & Maurice

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Heartfelt Sympathy, the Melvin family sends our love, prayers and condolences. God bless you and comfort you during this difficult time. Love you family. Rev.'s Jimmy and Janet Melvin

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My friend Aaron, You always going to be in my heart , we worked together in many events at Cornell. You are in a better place and I know you are taking care of me. Carlos Porras

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Praying for you and your family in your time of loss. Paul and Nancy Fisher

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With heartfelt sympathy.

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Our staff will continue to keep your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to serve your family.

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