Age 78, passed away on Wednesday morning, February 05, 2020 in Holland, Michigan. He was born on June 09, 1941 in Grundy, Virginia, the son of Robert and Jane Rowe. Lee worked for the City of Kalamazoo as a truck driver for the waste-water plant for many years. Lee was loved for his thoughtfulness and generosity to others. He was preceded in death by his wife, Lila, his parents, and brother, Harry Brown. Lee leaves to cherish his memory, his son, Gary(Tracy) Rowe of Holland, Michigan, daughter Linda Baker of Mountain Home, Arkansas, four grandchildren six great grandchildren as well as his brother, Willie (Phyllis) Rowe and sister, Mary Stanford. A time of visitation will take place on Sunday, February 9, 2020, from 2-4 p.m. A funeral service to celebrate Mr. Rowe's life will be held on Monday, February 10th at 11:00 a.m., followed by a graveside service at Mount Everest Memorial Park on South Westnedge in Kalamazoo. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Southwest Michigan, c/o the funeral home. Family and friends may share a condolence message online at www.joldersma-klein.com.