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“Uncle Jimmy will be missed by all of us. I have many fond memories from my childhood with Uncle Jim. His son, my cousin Tim and I spent many summer...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Michael Masterson

“To my dear friend Mary, and the Rowland family, I'm so sorry for your loss. Mary, since we last talked I have been praying for your dad, so I know...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Paulina Carlberg - IL

“To my best friend of 70 years, I'll see you later Jimmy! ”
3 of 6 | Posted by: Francis Killelea-Scanlon - AZ

“We shared a common love of family and baseball. One of our fondest remembrances will be having them with our complete family at Myles' graduation...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Curtis & Pamela Reis - CA

“Sally, thoughts and prayers are with you and and your family. Jimmy was very blessed to have such a loving and devoted wife and family to walk with...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Noreen Mahon - Fairview Park, OH

“Our condolences to the Rowland family - our thoughts and prayers are with you at this tough time. ”
6 of 6 | Posted by: Mom & Pat Cachat - Rocky River, OH

JAMES P. "JIMMY" ROWLAND, age 75. Lifelong Cleveland Indians fan and spectator at the 1948 World Series championship. Beloved husband of Sally for 52 years. Brother to Marlyn and Patricia. Loving father of Timothy (Perryn), Brian, Mary Morreale (Paul), Matthew (Shannon) and Christopher. Fondly known as "Big G" to his 11 grandchildren: Ryan, Colin, Myles, Allison, Cameron, Quinn, Michael, Joshua, Courtney, Matthew and Casey. His life was filled with his love and devotion for his family. Friends received at McGORRAY-HANNA FUNERAL HOME, 25620 CENTER RIDGE RD, WESTLAKE, OH 44145, WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 17, 2011 FROM 5 PM - 8 PM. Service to be held at St. Christopher Church (PLEASE MEET AT CHURCH) 20141 Detroit Rd, Rocky River, OH 44116, Thursday, August 18, 2011 at 11:00 am with a reception to follow.