NORTH OXFORD – Richard K. Rowe, 78, of Main Street, died Saturday, May 8, 2021, at UMass Memorial Medical Center – University Campus in Worcester. He is survived by two sisters, Carol Condrate of South Carolina and Nancy Condrate of Charlton; nephews, nieces, great nephews, and great nieces. He was born in Worcester, son of the late Richard A. and Rita M. (Archambeault) Rowe, and lived in Worcester before moving to North Oxford in 1955. He graduated from Oxford High School in 1962.
Mr. Rowe worked for the L. Hardy Company in Worcester for 37 years, retiring in 2003. He was a member of St. Ann’s Church in North Oxford and a 3rd degree member of the Knights of Columbus Council 4241 in Oxford.
A funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, May 14, 2021, at St. Ann’s Church, 652 Main St., North Oxford. Burial will follow at St. Roch’s Cemetery in Oxford. A calling hour will be held on Friday from 8:30 - 9:30 a.m. at Paradis-Givner Funeral Home, 357 Main St., Oxford, prior to the Mass. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Ann’s Church, P.O. Box 488, North Oxford, MA 01537.