Obituary for Kimberly J. Rowe

Kimberly J. Rowe

Kimberly J. Rowe passed away August 26, 2018 in Fort Wayne, Indiana after a battle with brain cancer.

Kim was born November 16, 1963, in Columbia City, Indiana, the youngest child of David F. and Lois M. (Rowe) Lenaburg. She graduated from Warsaw Community High School in 1982. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Indiana Tech and a Masters Degree from Grace College. She worked for Zimmer Biomet (formerly Zimmer) for over 30 years. Kim was a life-long member of Trinity United Methodist Church, and enjoyed singing in the choir and attending Bible Study. She enjoyed spending time with her family, and spoiling her nieces and nephews.

She is survived by her mother, Lois (Karl) Lenaburg; siblings, Lynda (Donald) Prater, Nancy (Jim) McGuire, and Jon (Cathy) Rowe; nieces and nephews, Jamie McGuire, Brad McGuire, Howie Prater, Staci (Isaac) Wachira, Liz Deckard, Holly (Tony) Andreas, Mandy (Josh) Shepherd, and Stephanie (Michael) Rivas; as well as several great- nieces and great-nephews. She was proceeded in death by her father, David F. Rowe, and her nephew, Christopher Prater. Kim’s family is grateful for the loving care Kim received at Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home, and also for the support they provided the family during this difficult time.

A Memorial Service will be held Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 2:00 p.m., in Trinity United Methodist Church, 832 E. Center Street, Warsaw, Indiana. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to the service from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM in the church. Pastor Ernie Troxell will officiate the service. A private family Interment will be held at a later date in Oakwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Northwestern Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center or Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home. McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw, is entrusted with all arrangements.

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