Mary Ruth Martina Owens

Mary Ruth Martina Owens, born on Aug. 3, 1998 in Honolulu, Hawaii as (Jessie Perry), passed away on Thursday Sept. 2, 2021 at home in Belton, Missouri from an accidental overdose at
the age of 23. A graduate of Belton High School, she worked at Jose Peppers.
She was preceded in death by her mother Beverly E. Owens; grandparents, and great grandparents Dean M. Duett and Baby Ruth Duett.
 She is survived by her father William A. Owens; brother, Anthony Owens; second mother, Linda Peters all of Belton; sister, Dena M. McCarty (James) of Cape Fair,  grandparent's Audrey Dennis and David Dennis of Mount Vernon; many aunts, uncles, nieces nephews andcousins; biological family in Hawaii, birth mother, Evangeline
 Ku`uipoo Perry; three sisters, Katrina Villanueva, Myrissa Perry,and Krysha Belen; three brothers, Joshua Perry, Justin Perry, and Jody Perry.
A visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021 at St. Sabina Catholic Church, 700 Trevis Ave., Belton, Missouri 64012. A funeral Mass will be held following visitation.
 The family requests memorial contributions be given to Guiding Light online at or to Cullen Funeral Home to assist in funeral expenses.


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