Mr. Robert J. “Bobby” Rowe, 86, a former resident of Auburn, passed away Wednesday Sept. 13, 2017 at the Thompson Hospital, Canandaigua, N.Y. Robert had been a resident of Newark, N.Y. for the past 80 years.
The son of Robert & Bessie Rowe was born on Sept. 30, 1930. He had enjoyed a happy full life, and made many friends. Always eager to meet new people, his blue eyes would sparkle and a wide smile would appear. He maintained a lifelong fondness for horses, and in earlier years would frequently ride. One of his favorite trips was to the Lollipop Farm, Bobby loved all animals, but it was the horses that he loved the most.
Surviving are a brother, William (Mary) Rowe, Auburn; a sister, Anna May McWilliam (John), Hamilton, Ohio; two nieces and a nephew, Debra, Nancy, and John Jr.
Calling hours will be held from noon to 2 p.m. Monday prior to services. Memorials may be made to the Lollipop Farm, 99 Victor Road, Fairport, NY 14450.