Jan 292014

Dennis Richard Rowley, 74, of Crawfordsville, Ind., formerly of Snowflake, passed away at 4:17 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, in Franciscan Saint Elizabeth Crawfordsville Hospital. Cremation was chosen, and a memorial service was held Jan. 28 in the Crawfordsville Ward of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, with Bishop David Morgan conducting.
He was born Nov. 12, 1939, in Beloit, Wis., to Nick and Avis (Loftus) Rowley.
He married Dee Ann (Devore-Cabell) on April 16, 2011, in Columbus Temple of the LDS church in Ohio.
Mr. Rowley was a commercial paper products company maintenance engineer; worked for the U.S. Postal Service, Cincinnati; and owned Rowley Insurance Agency.
He was a graduate of Beloit High School and Arizona State Technical College. His memberships included the LDS church, where he served as a temple worker in the Chicago Temple in Illinois.
He enjoyed flying his own plane. In his later years, he enjoyed traveling with his wife to state and national parks.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children, Brad Rowley of Florida, Jolene (Danny) Barrett of St. Cloud, Fla., Eryn (Tim) Watson of Chandler and Rebecca Rowley of Mainville, Ohio; his sister, Jan Mikelson of Beloit; brother, Jerry (Marry Alice) Rowley, Wakasaw, Wisconsin; his stepchildren, Nancy (Nhan Nguyen) Cabell of Lafayette, Calif., Karen Cabell of Billings, Mont., and Mark (Megan) Cabell of Centerbrook, Conn.; eight grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and six stepgrandchildren.
Memorials can be made to The Missionary Fund or Humanitarian Aid Fund for the LDS church at the Crawfordsville Ward.
Powers Priebe Funeral Home of Crawfordsville was in charge of the arrangements.