On Saturday, Jane Ann Rowland, nee' Garcia , loving wife and mother of four children, passed away at age 83.
Jane was born in Key West, FL on April 26th,1938 to Jose' Bello and Clara Belle Garcia. She married Leo Virgil Rowland on March 18th,1955. She traveled the world in her 66 years as a Navy wife. She is survived by her sisters, Delores and Josephine, her husband, her four children; Kay Antionette, John Leslie, Michael David and his wife Chong, and Kathy Janenne. She has 10 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. She is preceded by her parents and a sister, Rose Marie Garcia.
Jane taught her children that there is something to be learned in every culture; no matter where we were shipped, she made sure we embraced and respected the local culture. She was an active member in her church; teaching Sunday School for over 50 years.
She was a long standing member of the Church of God. She always taught that family always came first. No matter our squabbles; she taught her children to always have each other's backs.
A memorial will be held Saturday, November 20th at 6 p.m. EDT. It will be live streamed for those unable to attend.
https://www.facebook.com/DeepRiverChurchofGod You may also list your memories at Palmetto Cremation Society when I post this link. Thank you all for your prayers and condolences.