Obituaries » Carol Rowe
April 20, 2019
Mrs. Carol Catherine Rowe of Ashley passed away on April 20th 2019, peacefully the afternoon of April 20th surrounded by her family. Carol was 80-years-old.
She was born Carol Aigeldinger on November 25th 1938 and was preceded in death by her parents, August and Mary Weiner Aigeldinger, and by her sisters, Alice Strosser and Mary Horsefield and by her brother, Joseph Aigeldinger.
Carol was a 1956 graduate of G.A.R. Memorial High School, where she met her husband, Francis. Carol and Francis Rowe would have been married for 60 years this June. The couple has been together for more than 65 years.
Carol Rowe is survived by her husband, Francis Rowe Jr., 80, of Ashley, and their 5 children; Francis Rowe III & his wife Debra, Centerville GA, James Rowe and his wife Ginger, Laceyville, Daniel Rowe and his wife, Pamela, Wilkes-Barre, Carolyn Belz and her husband, Bruce, Alvarado TX, and Sharon Scarborough and her husband, Cody, Wyalusing. Carol is also survived by 11 grandchildren; Steven, Dottie, Caitlin, Crysta, Daniel Jr., Gabriel, Marie, Patricia, Billy, Francis and Carol; 6 great grandchildren; sister, Joan Marso, Cave Creek, AZ; and by her nieces and nephews.
Carol loved to crochet, sew, and spend time with her family. She especially enjoyed spending time at her summer cottage in Black Walnut where her family would gather and party.
Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday at 11 am from the Nat & Gawlas Funeral Home, 89 Park Avenue, Wilkes-Barre, Rev. Mark Atwood will officiate. Interment will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Hanover Township.
Family and friends may call on Monday from 6 – 8 pm at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or to the Shriners Hospitals for Children, 2900 North Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, FL 33607.
Online condolences may be sent by visiting Carol’s obituary at www.natandgawlas.com.