Katheryne (Susie) Rowe, 79, passed away on September 2, 2021. She was born in Tampa, FL, on August 4, 1942, to Arthur & Margret Ortiz. In addition to her parents, she was proceeded in death by her husband, Lee Rowe.
Susie grew up in Tavernier in the Florida Keys where she met Lee, the love of her life. They later moved and started their family in Jacksonville Beach and then relocated to Palm Valley which was home for more than forty-five years.
Whether you know her as Katheryne, Susie, Mom, Nana, or friend, you knew her as smart, compassionate, witty, giving, trustworthy, independent, and strong. We will all truly miss her laughter and smile and everything that made her who she was and the many lives she touched over the years.
Susie is survived by her sons, Louis Rowe of Hastings, FL, Michael Rowe (Sarah) Charlotte, NC, Scott Rowe (Brooke) Ponte Vedra Beach, FL; daughter, Kathleen Weeks (Mark) Ponte Vedra Beach, FL; grandchildren, Kimberlee Rowe, Colby Weeks, Casey Weeks, Logan Rowe, Mallory Rowe, Kate Rowe, Ian Rowe, Jordan Rowe, Asher Rowe; great-grandchildren, Kenzlee & Paisley.
Services to be held at Palm Valley Baptist Church, 4890 Palm Valley Road, in Ponte Vedra Beach on Saturday, September 18, 2021, at 11 a.m. Services will be live streamed through the church website: www.palmvalleybc.online.church
In lieu of flowers the family ask that donations be made to B.E.A.M. Beaches Emergency Assistance Ministry, 850 6th Avenue South, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250, 904-241-2326