On April 5, 2014, Dr. JOSEPH, beloved husband of Marian Cowen (nee Weiner) and the late Beatrice Cowen (nee Mosner); devoted step-father of Judye Yellon (Benton Mirman), Robert (Sharon) Yellon and Barbara (Gary) Scher; cherished grandfather of Paula (Jeffrey) Rosenblatt, Amanda (Richard) Pasciuto and Scott Scher; loving great-grandfather of Abby Rosenblatt, Reid Rosenblatt and Samantha Pasciuto. Funeral services and interment will be held at Hebrew Friendship Cemetery, 3600 E. Baltimore St., on Tuesday, April 8 at 1 p.m. Please omit flowers. Contributions in his memory may be sent to Beth Tfiloh Congregation, 3300 Old Court Road, Baltimore, MD 21208. The family will be receiving at 1525 Winfields Lane, Gambrills, MD 21054, on Tuesday only.