Glenn Edward Rowe was born Jan. 29, 1952, in Washington, Iowa, the son of Raymond LaMont and Naomi LaJeanne (Martin) Rowe. He graduated from Solon High School in 1970. Glenn was united in marriage to Sandra Kay Berg on June 15, 1973, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Wellman.
He worked in flooring and plumbing for many years and most recently was a custodian at Mid-Prairie High School. Glenn was a former Cub Scout leader, and a member of the Jaycees and the Wellman Fire Department. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. Glenn died on Saturday, July 4, 2020, at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City at the age of 68 years.
He is survived by his wife: Sandi of Wellman; a daughter: Chrissy (Mike) Miller of Keota; a son: James (Tracy) Rowe of Wellman; five grandchildren: Hope, Hunter, Hayden, Dakota and Brett; a sister: Pam Brown of Tiffin; and his father and mother-in-law: Bernard and Cleo Berg of Wellman. He was preceded by his grandparents; parents; and four siblings: Michael Rowe, Shirley Hohle, Gary Rowe and Terry Rice.
A graveside service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, July 9, 2020 at the Wellman Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, from 3-7 p.m. at the Powell Funeral Home in Wellman. A general memorial fund has been established. Face masks are encouraged for services. Messages and tributes may be left at www.powellfuneralhomes.com.