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John Rowe, RIP

It is with great regret that we report that the death has occurred of John Rowe, the popular founder of Rotech, Ireland’s leading provider and distributor of fuel, lubricants, fluid dispensing and monitoring equipment.

John passed away yesterday (14th November), after a short illness.

John Rowe, RIP

Our sincere condolences to John’s wife Pam and their children Gillian, John-William (JW), and Richard, as well as John’s extended family, many friends and all at Rotech.

John will be reposing in his residence of Hilltown, Killinick, Wexford, Co. Wexford, Y35 DCF8, tomorrow, Thursday (16th November) from 2pm until 8pm.

His funeral Mass is on Friday at 12 noon in St. Mary’s Church, Ballymore, with burial afterwards in Ballymore Cemetery.

Family flowers only. Donations in lieu to Waterford Hospice (

Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam. May he rest in peace.