Fred K. Rowland, 86, peacefully passed away on December 12, 2006, in Chandler, Arizona, surrounded by loving family. He was born to Amasa Delbert and Dora Kay Rowland on February 5, 1920, in Springville, Utah. Fred married Helen Virginia Hanni Rowland December 10, 1941, in the Salt Lake Temple, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. \nFred’s education at Weber State College was interrupted by World War II. He became an officer and pilot in the Army Air Corps. He retired as a Lieutenant Colonel in the Air Force Reserves. Fred received his bachelor’s degree from Utah State University in 1949. He also received his master’s degree from U.S.U. in 1954. \nHelen and Fred resided in Murray, Utah, where Fred was the Director of Business Administration for the Murray School District and an elementary and junior high school principal. \nAfter moving to Scottsdale, Arizona in 1989, Fred served as a worker in the Arizona Mesa Temple. Survivors include his daughters Annette (Leo) Beus, and Elizabeth (Layne) Morrill. He is also survived by seven grandchildren, Shane (Jennifer) Beus, Lindsey (Britton) Worthen, Patrick (Ashley) Beus, Ryan Beus, Ashley (Matt) McNair, David Morrill, Logan Morrill, and eight great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Helen, his parents, and brothers Ray, Blaine, and Max. \nServices will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, December 18, 2006, at Jenkins-Soffe Mortuary, 4760 S. State St., Murray, Utah. Friends may call one hour prior to services.