In Memory of




Obituary for Martin Ross Rowe

Martin Ross Rowe, 77, of Stratford, passed away peacefully at the Rotary Hospice Stratford Perth on October 19, 2019.

He will be dearly missed by his loving wife Joan of 51 years, his three children Bob, Mary-Anne (Randy) and Marty, his six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Survived by his brother Bruce (Andrea), brother-in-law Bill, sister-in-law Diane and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents, his two sisters, his two other brothers and one grandson.

Martin was a parishioner of Bethel Pentecostal Church. The loves in Martin’s life were simple things – the love of his cottage, the love of his church and the love of his family.

There will be a celebration of Martin’s life at the Bethel Pentecostal Church in Stratford on Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Stratford Perth Rotary Hospice Foundation through the Rutherford Cremation & Funeral Services website, or by calling the funeral home at 519-271-5062, or directly at