DEL RIO John Henry "Pete" Rosenow died at his home at Mud Creek Ranch, Kinney County, Texas, on Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013. Pete was born on the Rosenow family ranch near Carta Valley on Nov. 26, 1923, to Henry and Ruby Rosenow. He is survived by his son, Paul and his wife, Allison; daughter Margo Rosenow; granddaughters Hannah, Madison and Ainsley Rosenow; and numerous nieces and nephews. He graduated from Uvalde High School and attended Texas A&M before enlisting in the Naval Air Corps during World War II and serving in the Aleutian Islands. Pete was preceded in death by his wife, Peggy Scott Rosenow; son Henry Rosenow II; and sister Frieda Rosenow Rogers. Visitation for John is from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, in G.W. Cox Memorial Funeral Home chapel. The family will receive visitors from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, in Carta Valley Cemetery with the Rev. John Fritts officiating. Honorary pallbearers are Jerry Neighbors, Randy Sheppard, John Wardlaw, David Edwards, Street Rogers, Tom Swinson, Bob Cain and Jeff Lewey. In lieu of usual remembrances, please contribute to Carta Valley Cemetery, PO Box 420244, Del Rio, TX 78842. Funeral arrangements with G.W. Cox Memorial Funeral Home of Del Rio LTD, 114 Fletcher Drive, Del Rio, TX 78840. To share in Memories of John Henry "Pete" Rosenow, please visit our website at gwcoxmemorialfuneralhome.com.
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Published in GoSanAngelo from Nov. 5 to Nov. 6, 2013