Benny H. Rowlett

Benny H. Rowlett

Benny H. Rowlett, 87, of Fortville, passed away June 15, 2017, at his home. Born December 12, 1929, in Kentucky to Claude and Lottie (Stockwell) Rowlett.

Benny retired from the Kroger bakery in 1992. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and riding motorcycles.

Benny is survived by wife, Patricia (Lyons) Rowlett, whom he married April 17, 1978; children, Michael (Mildred) Rowlett of Bellevue, OH, Richard (Brendal) Rowlett of Willard, OH, Robert Rowlett of Michigan, Barbara Rowlett of Dayton, OH and Joseph Rowlett of Las Cruces, NM; 11 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and brother, Duell Rowlett of Florida.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Denver and sisters, Loraine and Joan.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Monday, June 19, at Seals Funeral Home, Fortville. Friends may call from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home. Entombment will take place at St. Joseph Cemetery in Indianapolis.

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