age 9, of Albertville passed away on Friday, October 25, 2013 at U of M Childrens Amplatz in Minneapolis.
He was born on January 18, 2004 in Robbinsdale the son of Robert & Tracy (Larson) Rowe.
Derek was currently a fourth grader at Fieldstone Elementary School.
He enjoyed nature, climbing trees, golfing, fishing, hugging, playing with his friends especially Cam and Andrew. He also enjoyed playing swords and sticks, legos, collecting things, candy, his Ipod, the Northshore and making people laugh.
Survived by his loving parents: Rob & Tracy Rowe of Albertville; twin siblings: Megan & Mitchell Rowe at home; his grandparents: Don & Dianne Rowe, Roger & Carol Larson and Pam & Mike Kroschel; many other relatives and friends.
Funeral services for Derek Rowe will be held on Wednesday, October 30th, 2013 at 1:00 P.M. at Word of Peace Lutheran Church, in Rogers. Pastor Rick Skare will officiate.
Interment will follow at the church cemetery.
A visitation will be held on Tuesday, October 29th from 4-8 P.M. at The Peterson Chapel St. Michael-Albertville Funeral Home. Further visitation will be held on Wednesday, October 30th one hour prior at the church.
Casket Bearers will be Lance Mens, Mike Rowe, Tom Gleason, Josh Rowe, Blake Gleason, Roger Larson and Don Rowe.
The Peterson Chapel St. Michael-Albertville Funeral Home is serving the family. Online condolences may be made to www.thepetersonchapel.com