Wrisley Funeral Home
90 Sugarloaf Street, South Deerfield, MA 01373
Office: 413-665-4046             Fax: 413-665-0975

Frederick E. Rowe

Calling Hours at the Wrisley Funeral Home, Tuesday, Nov. 11th, from 4-6PM. Funeral Services will be Wednesday at 11:00AM at the Funeral Home followed by burial with Military Honors in Brookside Cemetery, South Deerfield.

             South Deerfield- Frederick E. Rowe, 87, of 141 North Main Street, South Deerfield died early Saturday morning Nov.8, 2014 in Charlene Manor Extended Care Facility in Greenfield.

 

             He was born in Putney, Vermont August 3, 1927 the son of Frederick E. Rowe II and Evelyn Teft Rowe. He was educated in Deerfield schools and attended Deerfield High School. Fred later joined the U. S .Army and served during World War 2. He later married Marion Mullins in Hatfield May 6, 1950. All their married life was spent in Deerfield. She predeceased him in 2003.

 

             Fred was a member of the Mt. Sugarloaf Lodge of Masons and also its Grand Master., the Loyal Order of Moose #997, the Town of Deerfield School Dept., He was one of the three founding members of Tri Town Beach. He was co-founder of R & H Painting Company. He worked at Northfield Mt. Herman, Wrisley Leasing Co., and drove bus at Grybko’s Garage. He was an avid football fan.

 

             He is survived by one daughter Kathleen Rowe-Clapp and her husband Douglas of Greenfield. Two grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews and grand nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by two brothers George and Robert Rowe and one sister Catherine Wells.

 

             Calling Hours at the Wrisley Funeral Home, Sugarloaf St., South Deerfield will be Tuesday, Nov. 11th, from 4-6PM. Funeral Services will be Wednesday at 11:00AM at the Funeral Home followed by burial with Military Honors in Brookside Cemetery, South Deerfield.

 

             Donations in his memory may be made to: Kitchen Fund c/o W.O.T.M. #316,

P.O. Box 932, Greenfield, Mass. 01301.

 

               Expressions of Sympathy are available at: www.wrisleyfuneralhome.com