Frank H. Rowe Jr.

1952 - 2021



Frank Rowe Jr, age 68, of Lapeer passed away on Thursday, March 25, 2021, at McLaren Lapeer Region.  Frank was born in Flint, MI on June 28, 1952, the son of Frank and Janet (Fox) Rowe Sr.  Frank grew up in the Flint area.


Frank married Joanne Nellenbach on August 12, 1994 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Lapeer, MI. He worked as a tool and die maker. He was a member of the Eagles and 457 Wheelin’ Team. Frank enjoyed the outdoors, hunting, fishing ,camping , going to the car races and watching his son and grandson  compete. Frank enjoyed attending gun shows and going to flea markets. He loved life to the fullest, especially family time with his wife, children and grandchildren.


Frank is survived by his wife, Joanne; his children, Carrie Brewer, Adam (Renee) Rowe, Amy (Bryan) O’Leary, Jennifer (Mike) McDaniel and Beverly Manning; his grandchildren, Gage, Mylie and Jayce;  his great-grandchildren, Nate, Jasym and Jesse; his brothers, Les Rowe, Brad (Judy) Rowe and Richard (Linda) Rowe; his sisters, Denise (Dave) Baxter and Theresa Hurd; many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and his grandson, Adam Rowe II.

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