LAKE CITY – Joseph Rowley, 56, died Saturday, May 4, 2013 at his home. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 11, 2013 at Lampe Funeral Home in Lake City with burial in Cottonwood Cemetery, Lake City. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Lampe Funeral Home in Lake City.

Joseph Dale Rowley was born on July 3, 1956 at Trinity Regional Hospital in Fort Dodge to Earl and Elva (Slawson) Rowley. He graduated from high school in 1974 and on April 8, 1978 he was united in marriage to Susann Faro at their home in Stratford. Joseph worked for 26 years at Electrolux in Webster City and was currently attending DMACC in Carroll where he made the President’s List.

Joseph is survived by his wife Susann of Lake City, children Amie (Nick) Eberle, Randy (Gina) Rowley, Lynn (Alex) Pascual, and Amanda Rowley (Chris Friedson), 11 grandchildren, brothers Tom, Don, Ron, and Steve Rowley, sister Roberta (Chris) Joandies, many nieces and nephews and great-nieces and nephews, as well as many friends and college professors and classmates, and honorable grandson, Brandon Potts. He was preceded in death by his parents, and grandson Bael.

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