Passed away at his home in Gander on January 9th, 2018, Ralph Dorman Rowe at the age of 80 years. Predeceased by his parents: Flossie and Samuel Rowe; brother, Danny, and sister Melba.
Ralph is survived by his wife of 26 years, Hazel; daughters: Tracey Cornet and Blossom Rowe; stepchildren: Mark Sheppard, Laverne Sheppard Pass, Lynette Hawley, and Elisa Wenger; as well as many loving grandchildren, brothers: Will, Monty, Fred, and Noah; sisters: Linda, Edna, Frone, and Myrtle; and nieces, nephews and extended family.
Ralph was a loving father, husband, grandfather and friend to all. He loved driving and worked as a truck driver for many years until he was forced to stop due to illness. He enjoyed fixing cars, road trips with the family, and playing with his dog Buddy. Ralph was always there with a smile to help friends with projects, lend a hand or whatever else they needed him for.
Visitation will take place on Thursday, January 11th from 2:00-5:00 PM and 6-7 PM from Families Funeral Home, Lewisporte.
The funeral service will be held on Friday, January 12th at 1:00 PM from Families Funeral Home, Lewisporte. Interment will follow at the Community Cemetery, Embree.in Lieu of flowers donations may be made in his memory to the family.