Rowswell, Donald James of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully, on Monday, May 7th, 2012, at the L.H.S.C. (University Campus), in his 78th year. Dearly loved husband of Marjorie (White) Rowswell and loved father of Don Rowswell of Springfield and the late Debbie Nowles. Cherished grandfather of Marcia Crocker, Matthew, Joshua, Deven and Darren Rowswell and Ryan, Owen and Chad Nowles. Dear brother of Harry Rowswell of London and (the late Jack) and his wife Eldona Rowswell of London. Sadly missed by six great grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews. Don was born August 6th, 1934, the son of the late Bert and Emma (Hughes) Rowswell. He was retired from Frid Construction, Hamilton. He was a member of the St. Thomas Seniors Centre.
Resting at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas where funeral service will be held Friday at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow in South Park Cemetery. Visitation on Thursday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Remembrances may be made to the Cancer Society.