Marvin P. Rowin 71 passed away Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012 in Las Cruces. He was born Nov. 18, 1941 in Roswell to Marvin and Charlotte Paul Rowin.
Survivors include his sons Steven Rowin and wife, Debbie, of Clermont, Fla., Sean Rowin and wife, Elaine, of Anton Chico, N.M. and daughter Kim Chavez and husband, Lawrence, of Tularosa; brother Allen Rowin and wife, Kathy, of San Diego, Calif.; sisters Esther Hair and husband, Wilbur, of Mansfield, Texas and Linda Ellison, of Alamogordo; former wife and mother of his children Eloisa Schwebke, of Alamogordo; stepmother Frances Rowin, of Las Cruces, eight grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and many aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents Marvin and Charlotte Rowin, his brother James Rowin and his wife, Sheila Rowin.
Memorial services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec.4, 2012 at Saving Grace Church on KC Road in Alamogordo with Ronny Rardin officiating.
Inurnment will be held at a later date.
The family will greet friends following the service at Saving Grace Church.
The Rowin family has entrusted their loved one to the care of Alamogordo Funeral Home to direct the arrangements. Cremation will take place at PCS.
To sign the online register book, please visit www.alamogordofuneralhome.org.