Rose Marie Rowe

JAN. 10, 1926 — AUG. 5, 2021


Rose Marie Rowe 95 passed away on August 5th after a short illness surrounded by her loving family.

She was born January 10, 1926 to Arthur & Georgia Nelson in Mt Vernon Washington. She married Donald C. Rowe September 4, 1948 in La Conner Washington and their 8 children were born there as well.

The family also lived in Kent and Yakima Washington, Payette Idaho and finally in Ontario Oregon.

Rose Marie Rowe was proceeded in death by her husband of 60 years. Their example of what a marriage should be was a gift to their family and to all who knew them.

Raising her children was her passion, instilling in them a love for God, honor and respect all people, shelf reliance and a diligent work ethic. Her greatest joy was spending time with her 8 children, 23 grandchildren, 41 great grandchildren and 4 great great grandchildren.

Rose Marie is survived by: Doug & Donna McLay, Rosemary Rowe & Gary Adair, Patty Hall, Randy & Sue Johnson, Doug & Linda Rowe, Janet Guinn, Lonnie & Beverly Church, Annette Elizabeth Rowe & Gary Webb.

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