John H. “Pete” Rosenow
Submitted by Edgar on November 6, 2013 - 9:53pm
November 26, 1923 – November 3, 2013 John Henry “Pete” Rosenow died at his home at Mud Creek Ranch, Kinney County, Texas on 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 WWII 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 was on Tuesday, 4-9 p.m, Nov. 5, 2013 at G. W. Cox Memorial Funeral Home Chapel. The Family received visitors from 4-7 p.m. Graveside services will be held at the Carta Valley Cemetery, Wednesday, 2 p.m, Nov. 6, 2013 with The Reverend John Fritts officiating. Honorary Pallbearers were 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 the 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, Texas. 78840 Ph: 830.775.2000 To share in Memories of John Henry “Pete” Rosenow, please visit our website at www.gwcoxmemorialfuneralhome.com. THE PRECEDING IS A PAID OBITUARY.
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