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John R (Bud) Rowicki III

December 27, 1966 ~ July 17, 2019 (age 52)

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John (Bud) Robert Rowicki III

Entered into rest Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

at home after a lengthy illness

John, the son of Jeannie (Michael Storey) of Stockton

And John R. Rowicki II of Cherry Creek

was born December 27th, 1966 in Irving, NY

He was a private contractor for years

doing carpentry & roofing as well as other

home repairs.

Bud was an avid Bills and NASCAR (Tony Stewart) Fan.

He was very artistic and loved creating

Christmas wreaths often giving them as

gifts to family & friends.

Bud was always willing to help anyone anytime

and often could be found helping others.

He is survived by his parents and children

Ryan Kozlowski of Erie,

Brandi Rowicki (Will Baker) of Portland,

Jessica Rowicki of Fredonia,

Maggie Rowicki of Stockton;

His chosen children Joshua (Felicia) Braymiller of Portland,

and Erin (Scott) Deming of Portland.

His Grandchildren- Raiden Hafner, Sierra Baker,

Nevaeh and Emmalynn Burch,

Adriana, Lauralie & Victoria Battaglia, &

Kaylee-Sue and Scotty Deming

He is survived by two sisters-

Bonnie Rowicki of Forestville, and

Becky Rowicki of Cherry Creek and one

Brother, Jayson Rowicki, also of Cherry Creek

John was also survived by his loving companion

Christina Murphy & her Daughter, Jillia (His little nurse) Murphy;

His maternal step-grandmother, C. Jane Barrus of Fredonia, and

many aunts, uncles and cousins.

He was predeceased by his paternal grandparents

John R Rowicki, Sr & Margaret Weaver Rowicki; and

his maternal grandparents Joseph Barrus &

Alene Hurlburt Barrus

Relatives and friends may visit DiStasio Funeral Home 478 Route 83 at Balcom Corners South Dayton Thursday, August 8th, 2019 from 11AM to 1PM where a memorial service will immediately follow.

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August 8, 2019

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
DiStasio Funeral Home Inc.
478 Route 83 Balcom Corners
South Dayton, NY 14138

Memorial Service
August 8, 2019

1:00 PM
DiStasio Funeral Home Inc.
478 Route 83 Balcom Corners
South Dayton, NY 14138

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