Richard Allen Rowe

Richard Allen Rowe
May 4, 1943-Aug. 13, 2012
MESA, Ariz. — Richard Allen Rowe of Mesa, Ariz. and formerly of Tippecanoe passed away Monday, Aug. 13, 2012 at 6:24 a.m. at Lutheran Hospital of Fort Wayne at the age of 69.
He was born May 4, 1943 in South Bend to the late Irene (Balmer) and Carel Rowe. In 1963 he was married to Carol Mowiser, who survives.
Richard was a lifetime resident of the Tippecanoe area, moving to Arizona in 1987. He was a member of Walnut Church of the Brethren in Argos, past member of the Argos Jaycees, and a member of the Goldwing Motorcycle Club in Warsaw and Mesa, Ariz. He also farmed in Tippecanoe, and was a tool designer for Honeywell in Arizona.
He will be lovingly remembered by his wife: Carol R. Rowe (Mesa, Ariz.); two daughters: Lisa (husband Troy) Lyscio (Scottsdale, Ariz.); Dina (husband Rick) Klotz (Warsaw); and five grandchildren: Brandon, Nicole, Reid, Nicholas, and Ellie. He was preceded in death by his parents, and one granddaughter, Carlee.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2012 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Redpath-Fruth Funeral Home, 225 Argonne Road, Warsaw.
His funeral service will be conducted Thursday, Aug. 16, 2012 at 10 a.m. at Redpath-Fruth Funeral Home, Warsaw and officiated by Pastor Mike Hontz. Burial will follow at Bremen Cemetery in Bremen.
Memorial donations can be directed to the Turnstone Center For Disabled Children & Adults, 3320 N. Clinton Street, Fort Wayne, IN 46805-1918.
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