ROWE John Chester Rowe, 94, entered into rest on November 19, 2012. He is remembered as a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. He was born on June 20, 1918 to the late Ralph R. and Irene Rowe. He honorably retired from the U.S. Army after 30 dedicated years. He is a Past Master of Arlington Masonic Lodge, #309, F & AM. He is survived by his faithful wife of 71 years, Katie K. Rowe; children, Joyce P. (Wilmer) Clark and Robert C. (Helen) Rowe; four grandchildren; six great grandchildren and sister, Elizabeth Boxx. John truly adored his family and will always be loved and missed. A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 10:00am at Arlington Park Cemetery, 6920 Lone Star Road, Jacksonville, FL. Please Sign the Guestbook @

Published in the Florida Times-Union on Nov. 20, 2012