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Rowland, Lewis Reuben (August 3, 1910-January 24, 2003)



  • Existence: August 3, 1910 - January 24, 2003


Lewis Reuben Rowland was born August 3, 1910, in Kansas City, Missouri, to Louis Nepolian Rowland and Mary Roseltha (Goggin) Rowland. Rowland was a graduate of Paseo High School in Kansas City in 1929, served as an Army Air Force flight instructor during World War II, and retired in 1975 from Middle West Freight Bureau where he worked as a rate analyst. Rowland passed away January 24, 2003, at the age of 92.

Source: Kansas City Star obituary, January 26, 2003

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Lewis Reuben Rowland Collection

Identifier: MS-0158
Scope and Contents The Lewis Reuben Rowland Collection was gifted by an anonymous donor in October 2009. The collection contains items of Kansas City interest, particularly information relating to Paseo High School in the late 1920s, where Rowland attended. Included are programs, club notes, speeches and committee functions. There is correspondence from Rowland’s friends, family and others which contain insight into his social activity, along with his goals for his future education. The collection gives an...
Dates: 1926 - 1945