Gregory Lee Gowin
DAWSON – Gregory Greg Lee Gowin, 46, of Dawson, died at 12:53 am, Monday, August 23, 2010 at Memorial Medical Center. He was born October 24, 1963 in Springfield, Illinois to Arthur W. and Janet S. Aures Gowin. He married Nicci Gray on September 29, 2007 at the Brinkerhoff House in Springfield.
Greg was a resident of the Dawson area all his life and was a third generation member of Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 137 employed by Henson-Robinson.
He is survived by his wife Nicci of Dawson, his parents Arthur W. & Janet S. Gowin of Springfield, a sister Lori A. (Keith) Flaminio of Bellbrook, OH, several aunts, uncles and cousins.
A memorial gathering will be held from 4-7 pm, Thursday, August 26, 2010 at Staab Funeral Home. A Memorial Service will be held at 10 am, Friday, August 27, 2010 at St. Paul’s Cathedral, 815 S. Second St., Springfield, IL with the Very Reverend Robert E. Brodie officiating. Burial will be in Mechanicsburg Cemetery.
The family requests that memorials be made to Buffalo Fire and EMS, Box 203, Buffalo, Illinois 62515 or the Greg Gowin Memorial Scholarship for the Plumbers and Steamfitters Local 137 c/o Illinois National Bank.