Thomas Francis Rowe of Maplecrest, NY, passed away on Friday, December 7th, 2018. He was 78 years old. Born in Queens,NY, he was the son of the late Thomas and Deborah (nee swanson) Rowe and beloved husband of the late Rita (nee) Larkin. He was the loving father of Rita (Dennis) Gerolimatos, Thomas (Kathy) Rowe, and Kathleen (Nick) Rowe. Also surviving are his two sisters, Theresa (Eric) Obert and Eleanor (Raymond) Gentilini, and his brother John (James) Rowe. Predeceased by his sister, Eileen Rowe.
Thomas was the loving grandfather of George, Thomas, and Alexander Gerolimatos, Shannon and Kaitlyn Rowe, and Molly Webb, and great grandfather of Noah Gerolimatos.
Tom graduated from WAJ in 1957 and from Siena College in 1961. He served in the Navy for three years, active duty, on the aircraft carrier, the U.S.S. Independence
Relatives and friends will be received Friday, December 14th from 2 -4 and 7-9 at Decker Funeral Home, Windham, NY. Mass is at St. Theresa Roman Catholic Church on Saturday, December 15th at 11:00am
In Lieu of flowers donations can be made to The Wounded Warriors Project.