William (Bill) L Rowe


Sangerville - William (Bill) L. Rowe 76, passed away August 23, 2019 due to complications from an illness. He was born on December 4, 1942 to Clarence and Alice (Labonte) Rowe.
Bill obtained an Engineering degree at Northeastern University in 1965. He served in the U.S. Army as Lieutenant and Army Reserve as Captain from 1965-1971. He enjoyed time with the family, gardening, farming and working in the woods.
Bill is survived by his five step children: Gerald Merrill and life partner Dawn Pratt of Abbot, Pamela Irish and husband Tony of Charleston, Brian Merrill and life partner Diane Kulas of Parkman, Richard (Buddy) Ward and wife Jill of Monson, and Laura Gourley and husband Tommy of Abbot; He also leaves behind two special nieces, Ressie McLeish and family of Newport, Wanda Smith and family of Pittsfield; two brothers, Ed and Jack; several special grandchildren and great grandchildren; wonderful neighbors and friends.
Bill was predeceased by both parents and the love of his life, his wife Pearline.
There will be a family graveside service at the Jackson Cemetery, September 15th, 2019 at 11:00 am
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Stephen and Meredith Perkins
Sep 14, 2019
We are grateful for all Bill's service to our town, and for being a good neighbor. Our sympathy to the family. Rest in Peace, Bill.
Maurice & Alicia
Sep 04, 2019
Pam & Tony and all of Bill's family, we are so sorry for your loss. Bill was a good man and you all meant the world to him as he did to all of you. He will be greatly missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Love and hugs.
Gerald Merrill
Sep 03, 2019