The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

December 31, 2012

Gladys B. Rowe, 82, Selinsgrove


The Daily Item

— SELINSGROVE — Gladys B. Rowe, 82, of Charles Avenue, passed away at 1:55 a.m. Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, at the Manor at Penn Village, Selinsgrove.

She was born July 30, 1930, in Mount Pleasant Mills, a daughter of the late Jay H. and Margaret Boyer. She was married on Dec. 24, 1952, to Lewis Rowe, who preceded her on July 29, 1987.

Gladys was a 1948 graduate of Selinsgrove High School and a 1952 graduate of East Stroudsburg State Teachers College. She retired after 33 years of service from the Selinsgrove Area School District, where she was a physical education teacher.

She is survived by one daughter, Dr. Stacy Rowe, of Santa Monica, Calif., and three sisters, Mary Bottiger, of Selinsgrove, Orpha Beck, of Ann Arbor, Mich., and Karen Brubaker, of Livonia, Mich.

She was preceded in death by one sister, Lynda Hoffman.

At Gladys’s request, there will be no services.

Private burial will be in St. John’s Lutheran and Reformed Cemetery, Mount Pleasant Mills.

Arrangements are by the V.L. Seebold Funeral Home, 601 N. High St., Selinsgrove.