Steve F. McOwen, 57, passed away peacefully on March 12, 2014.
He was a longtime resident of the High Desert.
He loved trains, prospecting, 1880 re-enactments, and traveling. Steve also served in the U.S. Air Force.
He is survived by his wife, Florence, of Apple Valley; 5 children, Daniel McOwen of Palmdale, Christopher McOwen of North Carolina, Julene Howard of Las Vegas, Jeremiah McOwen of North Carolina, and Benjamin Daul of Yucaipa; 14 grandchildren; mother, Valerie Hardison of Nevada and sister, Michele Calkins of Nevada.