- April 1, 1933 - January 26, 2017
- Holyoke, Massachusetts
of Marilyn's Passing
Share This Obituary
Arrangements made by
Barry J Farrell Funeral Home
Memories & CandlesPrevious
“So sorry to hear of your mother's passing. She was always dear to me. Ruth Montcalm
1 of 7 | Posted by: A friend
“Uncle Harry, Mary Ann, Ellen, John and family, may the love of family and friends surround you during this sad time. In loving memory of Aunt Marilyn.
2 of 7 | Posted by: Kathleen (Kathy) Haire James - MD
“MaryAnn, Ellen & John,Thinking of your mom brings back wonderful childhood memories with all of you. My sympathy for your loss. You are in my...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: A friend
“To a great lady and uno player, I hope you give everyone a draw four card, up at the big uno game in heaven. you were a great friend and will and are...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Barbara Carleton - Granby, MA
“Maryann, Ellen, & John, I am so sorry for your loss. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. Debbie
5 of 7 | Posted by: Debbi Taylor-Burns - Newark, DE
“My sincere condolences for your loss. Lots of fond memories from many years ago.
6 of 7 | Posted by: Chuck Peloquin - Gainesville, FL
“Many years ago Marilyn Rowley and her amazing family opened their home and hearts and arms to me. Through everyday life Mom and Dad Rowley showed...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Rose - Red Bank, TN
Marilyn A. (Carr) Rowley, 83, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on January 26, 2017. She was born in Holyoke, MA and was the daughter of the late John and Mary (Roach) Carr. She leaves her devoted husband of 61 years, Harry J. Rowley Jr.; her loving children Mary Ann (Antunes) Czajkowski and her husband Edward, Ellen Williams, and John Rowley and his wife Linda. Also to cherish her memory are her grandchildren, Katie Sullivan, Elizabeth Proulx and husband Steven, Sarah Garber and her husband Kevin, Archie Williams, John and Joshua Rowley; and great grandchildren Nathan and Madison Proulx, Olivia Sullivan, Kennedy and Lincoln Garber. Marilyn was predeceased by her brothers Thomas and John and her sisters Margaret Goddu and Anna Edwards. She also leaves behind many beloved nieces and nephews. Marilyn worked for Technifax, the Wall Street Journal, Forbes & Wallace, Dr. Samuel Pizzi, Holyoke Hospital, and Alcon Waste before retiring. In lieu of flowers the family asks for donations to be made to Autism Speaks. A funeral home service will be held Sunday at 3:30pm in the Barry J. Farrell Funeral Home, 2049 Northampton Street, Holyoke. Calling hours will be held prior from 1:00 to 3:30pm. Burial will be private.
Upcoming Funeral Services