Doris B. Rowe

BELLEVILLE – Doris B. Rowe, 90, formerly of Fourth Street, Burnham, died at 12:05 a.m. Monday, Feb. 18, 2013, at Valley View Haven, Belleville.

Born Sept. 16, 1922, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late Earnest and Anna (Pecht) Lewis.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by: her husband, Herbert K. Rowe, in 1971; a son, Gary L. Rowe, in 1976; grandson, Dane L. Rowe, in 1988; a great- granddaughter, Mya L. Rowe, in 2009; brother, George Lewis; and sister, Sarah Shuman.

Doris is survived by: sons, Robert K. Rowe and wife, Jean, of San Antonio, Fla., and Darwin K. Rowe and wife, Deborah, of Lewistown; six grandchildren, Deeann Sussen, Jill R. Frost and husband, Rick, Mark K. Rowe and wife, Beth, Matthew T. Rowe, Candice L. Daily and husband, Michael, and Darren K. Rowe and wife, Jill; and 13 great-grandchildren.

Doris was manager of the Lewistown Hospital snack shop for 20 years.

She was a member of Walnut Street United Methodist Church, South Burnham Community Group, Lewistown Hospital Auxiliary and Fidelis Sunday school class.

A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, at Walnut Street United Methodist Church, with Pastor Laura Kyler and the Rev. Gerald Peachey officiating. A viewing will be held from 10 a.m. until time of the service.

A viewing will also be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, at Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Homes Inc., 108 First Ave., Burnham.

Interment will be held in Lind Memorial Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Walnut Street UMC, 203 N. Walnut St., Burnham, PA 17099.

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