James K. Roe, age 74, passed away August
19, 2014 in San Antonio, Texas. He was born on December 31, 1939
in Coleman, Texas to Fred Franklin Roe and Hattie Hughey Roe.
James graduated from Edison High School and attended San Antonio
College. He was a member of the First Lutheran Church in
Floresville, a member of the Bexar County Search and Rescue
Mounted Patrol and Wilson County Classic Car Club. He served in
the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Dixie and USS Hull, retiring from
the Navy Reserve after 25 years and a 35 year civilian career at
Kelly Air Force Base. He was preceded in death by his son, Brett
Alan Roe, parents, Fred and Hattie Roe, brother, Fred Roe and
sister Ruth Thompson. James is survived by his wife of 50 years,
Martha Ann Roe; son, Justin W. Roe; granddaughter, Alexis
Mackenzie Roe; grandson, Seth Blocker; sister and brother in
law, Alanna and Anthony Lanza; Nieces, Kristin Lanza, Sandra
McLemore, Dawn Ngueyen; nephews, Christopher Lanza, Mickey Roe.
Visitation will be at Sunset Northwest Funeral Home on Bandera
Road on Thursday, August 21, 2014 from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. A
funeral service will be conducted at 10:00 A.M. Friday, August
22, 2014 at Zion Lutheran Church, 9944 Leslie Rd at Braun and
Loop 1604 with Rev. Russell Peak officiating. Interment will
follow at Zion Lutheran Cemetery.