ROWE, Susie Susie Rowe, age 65, passed away at Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital on June 1, 2016, after battling cancer for two years. She was born in Oberlin, Ohio on June 7, 1950, daughter of William (Bill) and Angie Belfiore. She is survived by her husband, Mark; 3 children, Rich, Andy, and Jenna; daughter-in-law, Libby; and by her parents. As a young child, Susie moved to Santa Rosa, California where she grew up and later graduated from Montgomery High School. She has been married to husband, Mark for 34 years. Susie loved her work as a cosmetologist and a teacher's aide. She loved spending time with her three children, husband, and two dogs. One of her favorite things to do was take a ride locally with her husband and children to some of her favorite places, Sausalito, Healdsburg, Calistoga, and Bodega Bay. She loved camping with her family and loved to cook as well. Her husband and children remember her for making the most wonderful meals from scratch. Susie was known for making the holidays feel special each year, making the most delicious holiday dishes and decorating the house. She loved dancing and listening to music from the 60's and 70's. Susie attended many concerts with her husband over the past few years. Some of her favorite bands included The Doobie Brothers, The Beach Boys, Creedence Clearwater, Three Dog Night, and The Temptations. She always made sure her husband and children were taken care of and felt special throughout the years and they will all remember the wonderful times they shared with her. She will be dearly missed by the heart's she has touched over the years. An outdoor service will be held at the Veterans Patio at Santa Rosa Memorial Park, 1900 Franklin Ave. at 11:15 a.m. on Thursday, June 9, 2016.
Published in Press Democrat from Jun. 5 to Jun. 6, 2016.