Kenneth Eugene Rowlette, 66, of North Kansas City, died July 6, 2013. He was born Oct. 24, 1946, the son of Rolland and Helen (Patton) Rowlette.
He graduated from high school and served in the U.S.Army. He worked with his father at Rowlette Sod for a number of years. He also worked in Kansas City in construction and doing various odd jobs. Rowlette was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
He is survived by two sons, Troy E. Rowlette and Kenneth L. Rowlette; several grandchildren; two sisters, Sundra Comfort and Martha Dean Dotson; and his brother, Frank Rowlette.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Graveside services will be at 1 p.m., Friday, July 26 at the Higgensville Veterans Cemetery.
Memorial contributions are suggested to Ewing-Schutte-Semler Funeral Home to help with funeral expenses.