Howard S. Roe

September 12, 1939 ~ November 3, 2019 (age 80)


Howard S. Roe, 80, of Castle Rock, CO passed away peacefully on November 3, 2019.

Howard was born in Pond Creek, OK to Lucile and Harold Roe.  He graduated from Enid High School and went on to Wichita State University on scholarship where he received both his Bachelors and Masters Degrees.  He played both Baseball and Football for the Shockers. While at Wichita State, he met Joan Sipes and they married on June 11, 1961 in Columbus, NE.   He worked in Human Resources throughout his career and retired from Lockheed Martin. In addition to his Corporate Life, Howard was a Referee in both the Big Eight Conference and the NFL.

Howard is remembered with love by his devoted wife, Joan, daughter and son-in-law, Suzanne and Rick Emery and their children, Jack, Libby and Allie; daughter and former son-in-law, Stephanie Young and Mark Young, and their children, Eric and Blake; brother and sister-in-law Dan and Christine Roe.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be given to the Alzheimer’s Association ( in Howard’s name.  


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