1977 – 2014

LEWISTON — Michael J. Rowe, 36, of South Paris, died unexpectedly on Thursday, Feb. 13, at Central Maine Medical Center.

He was born in Farmington on March 10, 1977, a son of Jeffrey and Deborah (Coffin) Roes and was a 1996 graduate of Mt. Blue High School. He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps, having served from 1996-1999.

On April 21, 2012, he married Stephanie Smith at their home in South Paris.

He was employed at Thomas Richards & Son Logging. He enjoyed hunting, camping, fishing and spending time with his family and working on his “hobby” farm.

He is survived by his wife, Stephanie, and their children, Jenna and Jordan, of South Paris; his parents, Jeffrey and Deborah Rowe of Wilton; a brother, Jeffrey “Fred” Rowe Jr. and his wife, Sarah, and their children, Mason, Nicholas and Alyssa; his maternal grandmother, P. June Petrie of Wilton; paternal grandmother, Patricia A. Rowe of Wilton; and a longtime friend, Miguel Ibarguen.

He was predeceased by his paternal grandfather, Richard Rowe.

Condolences, tributes, pictures and videos may be shared on his memorial wall at www.wilesrc.com.