Patricia Ann Owen

Patricia Ann (Williamson) Owen, 73, of Sparta passed away at her home on Friday March 29, 2019. She was born on November 3, 1945 in Paterson, NJ,   Raised in Cresskill, she lived in Allendale and Hawthorne, NJ and moved to Sparta four years ago.


Patricia was a social worker with Eva’s Village in Paterson. She enjoyed all animals and volunteered at One Step Closer Animal Rescue (O.S.C.A.R.) in Sparta.

 Patricia is survived by her three daughters: Pamela Gail Owen - Cimasko and her husband Edward K. Cimasko, Heather Christine Owen Skee and Jennifer Leigh Owen Shortino and her husband Timothy Shortino, her three grandchildren: Abigail and Jestine Skee and Liam Owen Shortino; her sister Bonnie Kliemisch and her husband Roger and her brother Keith Williamson and his wife Sally. She is also survived by her three nephews, Greg and Glenn Kliemisch, Keith Williamson and 2 nieces, Carissa Williamson Wesolowski, Tara Williamson Wolfle. She was pre-deceased by her son Brian Lee Owen.

 Patricia’s Life Celebration will include a visitation on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 from 4:00-8:00pm at the William J. Leber Funeral Home, 15 Furnace Rd. (corner of Rt. 206) Chester, NJ 07930. A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 11:00 at the funeral home. Interment will take place at George Washington Memorial Park in Paramus following the service.


In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to O.S.C.A.R., PO Box 248, Sparta, NJ 07871.