Douglas W. Rowe
CENTERBURG — Douglas W. “Doug” Rowe, 40, of Centerburg, died at his residence Saturday morning, Oct. 22, 2005, after a two-year illness.
He was born Aug. 13, 1965, in Hamilton and had lived in the Centerburg area for three years, coming from Columbus. Doug was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and he loved playing football with his boys. He was a project manager with Nationwide Insurance, with 12 years of service.
He is survived by his wife of seven years, Beth (Coughlin) Rowe, and they were married Oct. 22, 1998; sons, Brady and Kody at home; parents, Donald and Louise (Rogers) Rowe of St. Marys; sister, Elizabeth (Craig) Metzger of Powell; and three nieces.
Friends may call today from 5 to 8 p.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Ohio 3 at Ohio 61, where service will be held Tuesday at 10 a.m. with his uncle, the Rev. Frank Rowe, officiating. Interment will follow in the Eastview Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of Knox County, 302 E. High St., Mount Vernon, OH 43050; or Ohio Cancer Research, 50 W. Broad, Suite 320 Columbus, OH 43215. Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.