Elzie G. Gowin
April 16, 1928 - April 20, 2018
Elzie G. Gowin, 90, of Silver Bay, died Friday April 20, 2018 at his home in Silver Bay.
He was born April 16, 1928 to Wesley and Louise (Buck) Gowin in Farimount, North Dakota. Elzie worked at Reserve Mining in Silver Bay for 35 years. He was known for his woodworking, especially the many rocking horses.
Elzie is preceded in death by his parents; sister, Genevia; brother, Dale; and his sons-in-law, Gary and Tom.
He is survived by his wife Phyllis; daughters, Zinda Scafer of Mille Lacs, MN, and Mary Homan of Slayton, MN; son, Chris and Tammie Gowin of Silver Bay, MN, three grandchildren; John and Michelle Homan, Sara and Calvin Wiebelhaus and Josh and Lyndsay Gowin; 8 great grandchildren; and two sisters, Merle and Claudia.
Private services were held.