Paul
ROWE, PAUL EVERETT Paul Rowe, a 55-year resident of Redondo Beach, passed away peacefully at home¸ surrounded by his loving family on Monday, December 6, 2010 in Redondo Beach. Born in Iowa City, IA, September 21, 1932, he was 78 when he died. Paul was a sergeant in the Army and served during the Korean War. He worked as a machinist and then plant superintendent until his retirement when he was able to turn his undivided attention to his family. He had spent many years coaching and umpiring youth baseball and attending his grandchildren's activities in music and sporting events. Other interests included bowling, playing golf, fishing, traveling, and coin collecting. His generosity and caring for others will be greatly missed. He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Barbara Rowe of Redondo Beach, CA, daughter, Laura Bradley of Redondo Beach, CA, son, Chris Rowe of Lawndale, CA, son, Bryan Rowe of Redondo Beach, CA., grandchildren Paul, Deborah, Samantha, Taylor, and Bryan. Preceded in death by: father, Loren Rowe, mother, Pauline Mitchell, sisters Betty Towle, Shirley Norte, Jacqueline Molczyk and Naomi Dale and brothers Bob and Emery Mitchell. A Memorial Service will be held at Rice Mortuary on Saturday, December 11, 2010 at 2 P.M. with a reception immediately following in the Lighthouse Reception Room from 3 P.M. to 5 P.M. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to RUHS Band and Dance Guard Boosters 2110 B Artesia Blvd., Redondo Beach, CA 90278 or Sunset Youth Baseball 740 Julia Ave., Redondo Beach, CA 90277.

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  1. Bryan, My heart, prayers, thoughts and sympathy are with you and your family at this sad time. If there is anything I can do, please let me know.

  2. Dear Barb and family, Paul’s obituary in the paper was nice. I hope that you are all holding up well. Please let me know what I can do. I will be attending the memorial service on Saturday. Love, Marie

  3. Laura, Chris, and Bryan, I am very sorry to hear of you loss. May God be with you at this time. I have very fond memories of your dad. Don Smith and Family

  4. SORRY TO HEAR OF THE LOSS OF PAUL BARBRA,CHRIS,LAURA,BRIAN HE WAS A GREAT FAMILY MAN ,GREAT INSPIRATION TO KIDS IN THE BASEBALL FIELD/GREAT AND HARD UMPIRE /COACH TAUGHT ALL OF US KIDS THE BEAUTY OF BASEBALL THATS WHY THE FIELD WAS NAMED ROWE FIELD THANK YOU PAUL RICK FENNELL

  5. Laura, I’m writing to extend my sympathies to you and your family in this difficult time. Working with you so long ago (LAXHH), I still remember you talking so much about your family; I’m sure this is a very difficult time for you and just wanted to let you know I’m thinking about you. Jan

  6. To the Rowe Family. I have a lot of good memories of Mr Rowe from the days of sunset little leage and all of those days as kids. My condolences go out to the whole family. Lance Brajevich

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