Howard J. Cowan, 96, of Wayside died Aug. 25, 2014.
Prior to retiring, Mr. Cowan was proprietor of the Cowan Sales Company for over 30 years.
Predeceased by his wife, Goldie Herman Cowan, he is survived by three daughters, Judith (Barry) Shinberg of Rockaway, Linda (Eddie) Grunberg of Edison, and Susan (Brian) King; seven grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
Services were held Aug. 28 with arrangements by Mount Sinai Memorial Chapels, East Brunswick. Memorial contributions may be made to the Lam Foundation, 4015 Executive Park Drive, Suite 320, Cincinnati, OH 45241.