Robert E. Rowe Sr., born June 12, 1945, passed away March 2, 2017. Robert is survived by loving mother Lorene Rowe (nee McFerron), beloved children Joseph "Ed" (Sherry) Rowe, Robert E. Rowe Jr., and dear siblings B. Wayne (Linda) Rowe, Carolyn Sue (the late James) Belew, S. James (Sabrina) Rowe and Patricia Hoffman. Preceded in death by beloved wife Sandra L. Rowe, father George Rowe, son Brian Rowe, and sister Shirley Rowe Perkins. Robert enjoyed farming, going fishing, hunting, and his dogs. The family of Robert will be receiving friends for a visitation at Shorten and Ryan Funeral Home-Mason (400 Reading Rd, Mason, OH 45040) on Thursday, March 9, 2017, from 10:00 AM - 12 Noon, with a funeral service to follow beginning at 12 Noon.