Janet R. Rowe (Dyer)

Burial Date:

May 12, 2017

Birth & Death Date:

December 23, 1930 - May 9, 2014

Funeral Home:

Hempel Funeral Home (Directions)


Hempel Funeral Home (Directions)

Janet Rosemary Rowe (nee: Dyer), 86 years of age, passed way on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 after a lengthy battle with heart disease.
She was born December 23, 1930 in Portsmouth, Ohio. 
Janet was employed at the Williams Shoe Factory in Portsmouth, Ohio. 
Her favorite hobbies were tending to her flower and vegetable gardens and canning her fruits and vegetables for the winter months. She was the rock for the Rowe family. Janet enjoyed preparing all the food for the family gatherings and cherished the time she spent with them. 
Janet will truly be missed by her family and friends. 
She enjoyed going to garage sales.
Left to cherish her memory are her sons Jimmy Rowe (Loretta) of Lorain, Timmy Rowe of Grafton, Tommy Rowe (Billie) of Vermilion, Donny Rowe (Teresa) of Vermilion, Ronny Rowe of Lorain; her daughter Janet "Sue" Hasebein (Harry) of Middleburg Heights; her brother Homer Dyer (Wavel) of Portsmouth, Ohio; eleven grandchildren; fifteen great grandchildren, and three step great grandchildren, and one great great step grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty-two years ordained Minister James Belden Rowe on May 17, 2011; her sisters Virginia Carver, and Betty Dyer; and her parents Homer and Ada Dyer (nee: Scott).
Friends may call Friday, May 12, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 1:00 p.m. at the Hempel Funeral Home; 373 Cleveland Ave., Amherst. The Rev. Charles Keesee, Pastor Emeritus of Midway Baptist Church in Elyria, will officiate. Burial will follow at Ridge Hill Memorial Park, Amherst Township.
The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to Midway Baptist Church; 41812 Griswold Road, Elyria, Ohio 44035.
For those unable to attend please visit the funeral home's website to share a memory and sign the guest register:

Burial Location

Section: I - Garden of Gethsemane - North Lot Number: 14A Space: 10


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