Emily B. Rowe (Swartz) Egbert, May 17, 1916 - Sept. 18, 2008

Sep 1, 2015


Emily B. Rowe (Swartz) Egbert, 92, passed away Thursday night, Sept. 18, 2008, in Riverview Nursing Home, Oak Harbor.

She was born May 17, 1916, to Burton Tom and Pearl Rowe in Vickery. She graduated from Townsend School and was a lifelong resident of the surrounding areas. She loved music and was a member of Top Hats. She was a member of Seybert United Methodist Church, Bellevue.

She is survived by two sons, James Swartz of Port Clinton and Thomas Swartz of Port Richey, Fla.; and nine grandchildren.

Emily was preceded in death by her husband, John Egbert; parents, Burton Tom and Pearl Rowe; brothers, Cy and Jerome Rowe; and sisters, Hellen Heselet, Grace Miller and Janet Hutchins.  

Friends may call from 1-4 p.m. Sunday in Ransom Funeral Home, 610 S. Washington St., Castalia, where services will be at 11 a.m. Monday; the Rev. Bruce Kent will officiate. Burial will be in Parkhurst Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Cancer Services of Erie County, 505 E. Perkins Ave., Sandusky, OH 44870.

Condolences may be shared at ransomfuneralhome.com.