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Robert 'Bob' Rowley

Mar 27, 2014 - Staff

Robert "Bob" Rowley, of Riverton, died Monday, March 24, 2014, at his home. He was 61 years old.

Memorial services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 29, at Davis Funeral Home in Riverton.

Robert Rowley was born Oct. 5, 1952, in Fillmore, Utah, the son of Freeman and Barbara (Hopkins) Rowley. He grew up and graduated from high school in Fillmore, Utah. He lived the majority of his life in Riverton.

He worked in the Gas Hills as a dump truck operator and traveled all over as a bridge builder for C C & G Inc of Lander. In 2008 he was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, and he retired from work.

His family said he enjoyed fishing and collecting coins and rocks. He especially enjoyed deer hunting with his brothers and father and spending time with his five grandchildren.

He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Carrie Harding; children Ashley Harding of Riverton and Kenneth Looper and his wife Cassandra of Riverton; grandchildren Madison, Dawson, Mayson, Roxton and Ayvrie; mother Barbara Rowley of Delta, Utah; brothers Rex Rowley and his wife LaJeanne of Fillmore, Utah, Marc Rowley and his wife Carolyn of Fillmore, Utah, Duane Rowley and his wife Toine of Holden, Utah, and John Rowley and his wife Dorrie of Fillmore, Utah; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father, Freeman Rowley, and his grandparents.

Arrangements are under the direction of Davis Funeral Home of Riverton. Online condolences may be left at www.thedavisfuneralhome.com.

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