Ralph Andrew Rowe was born December 21, 1931 in Douglas, Kansas, to Everett Rowe and Alice Damiano. He passed from this life January 13, 2022 in Tulsa, Oklahoma at the age of 90.
Ralph loved his family and loved life. He enjoyed gospel music, the St. Louis cardinals, football, and fishing. He graduated from High School in Winfield, Kansas in 1950. He attended Arkansas City Junior College and graduated on May 29,1958, and from there, Ralph went on to attend Kansas State College of Pittsburg, and graduated with his Bachelors degree on June 6, 1962.
He served his country in the U.S. Army in the Korean War from October 3, 1952 to February 3, 1953. He was discharged October 2, 1960. He married Helen McNickle on August 10, 1952 and two sons were born; Rick L. Rowe and Ronald L. Rowe. On May 20, 1972 he married Felicia Anne Dailey, and from this union a son was born; Jeffrey Rowe.
Ralph is preceded in death by his parents; Everett and Alice Rowe, son; Jeffrey Rowe, son Ronald L. Rowe, sister; Marjore Wallace, and brother; Alvin Rowe.
Left behind to cherish his memory is his loving wife; Felicia Anne Rowe, son; Rick L. Rowe of Arnold, Missouri, four grandchildren; Joshua A. Rowe and Ellen of Salem, Missouri, James L. Rowe of Sapulpa, Oklahoma, Cheston P. Rowe of Springfield, Missouri, Jeremy L. Rowe and Brittany of Rolla, Missouri, two great grandsons and two great granddaughters, and sister Juanita Wallace and Ralph of Bella Vista, Arkansas.
Ralph was loved by many and will be missed by all.