John W. Rowell, JR., passed away peacefully on July 8th 2020 surrounded by his loving family at the age of 70. Beloved husband of Christine nee Houston. Devoted father of David Montgomery, Crystal (Robert) Reese, Nicole (Leonardo, Sr.) Carter, Renee Thomas and Lakitha Lewis. Loving son of the late John and the late Mary Ellen nee Miller. Fond grandfather of 23. Dear brother of Donald Rowell, Mary (Edward) Smith and Shirley Rowell. Dear uncle and friend to many.
Family and friends are to gather for the visitation on Monday, July 13th 2020 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. A Chapel Service will be celebrated promptly at 11:00 a.m. at Russo’s Hillside Chapels, 4500 Roosevelt Road, Hillside, Illinois 60162 (Located between Mannheim and Wolf Road). We require that all guests entering the building wear a facial covering and maintain social distancing. Interment will remain private for just the immediate family. For additional information call (708) 449-5300. Please visit John’s personal tribute website at www.russohillsidechapels.com and sign his guestbook.
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