Howard S. Rowan Jr., 83, of Shelton, formerly of Trumbull, president of Rural Gas, husband of Patricia Healy Rowan, died Jan. 11, at home.

Born in Brooklyn, N.Y.; U.S. Marine Corp veteran, Korean War.

Also survived by his son, Richard J. Rowan and his wife, Ann of Monroe, daughter-in-law, Nancy Rowan of Monroe, brother, Michael Rowan of Trumbull, grandchildren, Richard Jr., Suzannah and Lucas and nephews, Michael and Mark.

Predeceased by parents, Howard Sr. and Grace, son, Howard III and daughter, Pamela Lee. Services: Friday, Jan. 15, 10:15 a.m., Redgate-Hennessy Funeral Home, Main Street and Gorham Place, Trumbull and at 11 a.m. in St. Theresa Church, Trumbull. Burial will follow in Resurrection Cemetery, Newtown. Visiting hours: Thursday 4-8 p.m.

Memorial contributions: the Wounded Warriors (