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Allan W. Rowe, 82

Allan W. Rowe, age 82, of Sun Lakes Ariz., (formerly of Hastings, Minn.) passed away April 16, in Arizona after a brief illness.

Al was born April 11, 1934, in St. Paul, Minn., to Robert and Mary Waldorf Rowe. He served in the United States Army and was a member of the Teamsters Local 120 Union. Al worked for S.T. Kimmes Construction, St. Paul Terminal Warehouse, Space Center and Jones Truck Line, retiring and relocating to Arizona in 1996. He was an antique and old car enthusiast and a die-hard Ford lover.

He is survived by children: Jeff (Susan) Rowe of Encino, Calif., Julie (Bob) Hicks of Hastings, Peggy (Mike) Reagan of Cottage Grove, and Tim Rowe of Hastings; 11 grandchildren: Jordan and Lily Rowe, Alex, Grant and Sam Hicks, Angie (Cory) Reagan Eller, and Max and Mitch Reagan, Nora Giefer, Robbie and Maddie Rowe; and one great-grandchild, Lucy Eller.

A celebration of life will be held for family and close friends in July with details to follow. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to the American Diabetes Foundation.