Jim and Nancy Cowan, both OSU alums, were married on August 18, 1950. They have three children, eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild. They have been Central Oregon residents for over thirty years, spending 22 years in Sunriver and 10 years in Sisters. They raised their children in the Portland area where Jim started Anodizing Incorporated in 1964. Friends and family comment that their kind spirits, lively wit and devotion to each other are admirable, to say the least!