Donald Dean Rowland, 65 of, Blue Springs, MO passed away Friday, February 28, 2014 at Centerpoint Hospital. A Celebration of Donald’s life will be held from 10:00 to 12:00, Saturday, March 8, 2014 at the Meyers Funeral Chapel 1600 W. Main St. Blue Springs, MO. Online condolences may be left in Donald’s memory at www.meyersfuneralchapel.com
Donald was born August 21, 1948 in Marysville, KS the son of Francis and Maxine (Baker) Rowland. On October 20 1979 he married Terrie Lynn (Zehnder) who survives of the home. He received his Associates degree in aviation from Maplewood Community College. He worked for TWA as an airline mechanic retiring in 2008. He volunteered for the Blue Springs Police Department in helping with various tasks. He especially like doing search and rescue. He was preceded in death by his parents, and brothers Stephen and Dennis Rowland.
In addition to his wife, other survivors include his daughters Angela Reed (Chris) of St. Louis, MO, Kelly Milner (Jared) of Independence, MO, sons, Kyle Rowland of Independence, MO, and Kody Rowland and fiancé Stephanie Jackson of Blue Springs, MO; sister, Deanna (Roger) Burris of Lee’s Summit, MO; grandchildren, Caleb Reed, Madison Reed, Sophia Milner, Azryel Rowland. Donald was preceded in death by his parents and brothers Stephen Rowland and Dennis Rowland.