Sunset Northwest Funeral Home

6321 Bandera Road, San Antonio, TX


James Woodrow Fowler

December 11, 1938October 8, 2019

James Woodrow Fowler, age 80, passed away October 8, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas. He was born on December 11, 1938 in Arlington, Massachusetts. James retired from the U.S. Army after 26 years of military duty. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Shirley Fowler; son, Ronald Fowler and wife Noreen; daughter, Tracy Fowler Thomas; grandchildren, Kelly (Jake Skiver) Thomas, Kristin ( Jonathan Corona) Thomas, Katherine ( John Lopez) Thomas, Augustus Fowler, Calista Fowler and Camille Fowler; great-grandchildren, Nathan Javier Corona Thomas and Nova Ann Skiver. Visitation will be at Sunset Northwest Funeral Home, 6321 Bandera Road on Thursday, October 10, 2019 from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. A funeral service will be celebrated at 10:30 A.M. Friday, October 11, 2019 at the Western Hills Christian Church, 8535 Huebner Road, 78240. A graveside service will be conducted at 10:15 A.M. Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery with U.S. Army military honors.


  • Shirley Fowler, Wife
  • Ronald (Noreen) Fowler, Son
  • Tracy Fowler, Daughter
  • Kelly (Jake Skiver) Thomas, Granddaughter
  • Kristin (Jonathan Corona) Thomas, Granddaughter
  • Katherine (John Lopez) Thomas, Granddaughter
  • Augustus Fowler, Grandson
  • Calista Fowler, Granddaughter
  • Camille Fowler, Granddaughter
  • Nathan Javier Corona Thomas, Great Grandson
  • Nova Ann Skiver, Great Granddaughter


  • Funeral Service Friday, October 11, 2019
  • Graveside Service Wednesday, October 16, 2019


James Woodrow Fowler

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Stacy Beaule

October 9, 2019

My heart and thoughts are with my family at this time. My Uncle Jim and his wife and children have always been a huge support to me. Uncle Jim, you were always there for us, my mom and our extended family. You're with the ones who love you again and we will all join you in Gods time.

Margaret Brown

October 9, 2019

My condolences to each of you for your loss. Katherine, I love you lil lady , your Grandpa would only want EACH of you to continue to grow, learn and love. May you remember him with great fondness, gratitude and love. I'm here when you need me..forever!