Clayton K. Rowe

Published Mar 16, 2017 at 4:00pm

Clayton K. Rowe, 92, of Rome, passed away on March 13, 2017 at Faxton-St. Luke’s Healthcare Center.

He was born on March 12, 1925 in Margaretville, New York, a son of the late Ernest and Winifred Edwards Rowe. Clayton was employed by Local 60 Operating Engineers of Syracuse. On August 10, 1946 he was united in marriage to Ethel Rogers. 

He is survived by two daughter and sons-in-law, Sharon and James Dempsey, Vernon Center, Rebecca and Robert Bye, Rome; a brother Robert Rowe, Rochester; a sister, Virginia Neiss, Lee; three grandchildren, Melissa Parry, Shelley Nowak and Sharon Formikell; eleven great grandchildren;a special caregiver, Frederika Stanulevich. Clayton was predeceased by his wife Ethel, and a sister Arlene Ingram.

A graveside service will be held in the spring at Rome Cemetery. There are no calling hours. Arrangements by Strong-Burns and Sprock Funeral Home 7751 Merrick Road, Rome.