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Anthony E. "Tony" Rowan

October 26, 1963 — January 8, 2023

Royersford

Anthony E. "Tony" Rowan

Anthony E. "Tony" Rowan, 59, husband of Alice A. Piekarski of Royersford, PA passed away on Sunday, January 8, 2023 at home surrounded by family.

 

Born on October 26, 1963 in Phoenixville, PA he was the son of Helen Marie (Dzuryachko) Keiser wife of Joseph Keiser and the late Joseph Rowan.

 

He graduated from Spring-Ford High School.

 

He became an Operating Engineer and was a member of Operating Engineers Local 542 following his professional boxing career.

 

Anthony coached youth sports for over 25 years, he enjoyed making a positive impact in the lives of children. He enjoyed his time with family and friends at his hunting camp Camp Little Big Buck. He was an avid hunter and Nascar fan. Above all Anthony loved his family he was a true protector and family man.

 

He was a proud Mont Clare Panther and former President of Spring-Ford Babe Ruth League.

 

In addition to his wife and mother he is survived by children:

Dylan Rowan husband of Kelley Rowan;

Adina Rowan wife of James Nelson;

Joseph Rowan.

 

Nothing Tony enjoyed more than being a Dede to his 6 Grandchildren who he called the pickles, Olivia, Everly, Catori, Lakota, Roman, Addison.

 

Brother and sisters, Maureen Rowan, Joey Rowan, Michelle Long, Kelley Williams, and Jacquie Peterson.

 

 He loved his many nieces and nephews.

 

Relatives and friends are invited to attend his Memorial Service in Devlin Rosmos Kepp and Gatcha Funeral Home, 517 S. Main Street, Phoenixville, PA on Tuesday, January 17, 2023 at 11:00 am.

 

A visitation will be held in the funeral home on Monday evening from 5:00 to 7:00 pm and Tuesday morning from 10:00 to 11:00 am.

 

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to You Are Worth It Foundation, 45 N. Church Street, Spring City, PA 19475 or www.youareworthitto.me.

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Past Services

Visitation

Monday, January 16, 2023

5:00 - 7:00 pm

Devlin - Gatcha Funeral Home & Cremation Services

517 S Main St, Phoenixville, PA 19460

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Visitation

Tuesday, January 17, 2023

10:00 - 11:00 am

Devlin - Gatcha Funeral Home & Cremation Services

517 S Main St, Phoenixville, PA 19460

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Memorial Service

Tuesday, January 17, 2023

Starts at 11:00 am

Devlin - Gatcha Funeral Home & Cremation Services

517 S Main St, Phoenixville, PA 19460

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