Rowena Ferguson, age 70, passed away Wednesday, November 14, 2012. She was born in Alliance, OH to Robert and Betty (Deckerd) Kimes on April 5, 1942. She had a passion for gardening, traveling to Las Vegas, spending time with family and grandchildren, shopping, road trips, the beach and her 50 plus years of playing cards with her close friends. Rowena also was an active participant in Relay for Life walks.
She is preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Donald Ferguson. Rowena is survived by her daughter, Laura Boiarski; son, Todd (Cindy McKeever) Ferguson; daughter, Kelly (Lance) Wilkinson; grandchildren, Tyler and Courtney Boiarski and Beau and Brooke Wilkinson; great-grandchild on the way, Eliana Boiarski; sisters, Bonnie (Jim) Grimes and Cindy (John) Battershell; Brothers Ron (Carol) Kimes and Steve (Jane) Kimes; many nieces, nephews, and friends.
Friends may call on Sunday, November 18, 2012 from 1-4 p.m. at Karlo-Libby Funeral Home. The funeral service will be Monday, November 19, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home with Pastor Kenneth Ferguson conducting. Burial will follow in Sunset Hills Memory Gardens. Memorial Contributions may be made to: Relay for Life.