In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar


Osmond J. Rowe


Lieutenant, RCNVR


Died: 03 Mar 2006, Barrie, Ontario


ROWE, Osmond J., QC (Former City Solicitor for the City of Barrie) - Peacefully, at the Royal Victoria Hospital, Barrie, on Friday, March 3rd, 2006. Ossie J. Rowe, QC, of Barrie, in his 94th year. Beloved husband of Ann Mary Rowe and the late Jessie Rowe. Loving father of Philip Rowe of Toronto, Bill Rowe and his wife Marianne Kimmitt of Edmonton, Ian Rowe and his wife Robin of Barrie, Chris Peacock and his wife Anne Koenig, Rosalin Hermandez and her husband Richard. Loving grandfather of Rosemary and James Rowe-Kimmitt, and Cameron and Jessie Rowe. Dear brother of Alma Moore and her late husband Jim, Grace Rowe, and the late Hillard Rowe. Friends may call at the Steckley-Gooderham Funeral Home (Clapperton and Worsley Streets), Barrie, on Tuesday from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held at Collier Street United Church on Wednesday, March 8th, 2006 at 11:00 a.m. Cremation. Memorial donations to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated by the family. (The Globe and Mail 06 Mar 2006)


Ships served in:

HMCS KINGS - Appointed to KINGS in Aug 1943 as a Prob SLt, RCNVR

HMCS MELVILLE - Appointed HMCS MELVILLE 07 Oct 1943 as a SLt, RCNVR

* Appointed Lt, RCNVR seniority of 24 May 1944

HMCS KINGS - Appointed to KINGS on 06 Nov 1944 as a Lt, RCNVR for the Short Navigator's course

HMCS RIMOUSKI - Appointed to HMCS RIMOUSKI 27 Jan 1945 as a Lt, RCNVR. He served in RIMOUSKI until after the end of the war.






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