Rodney G. Stowits, of Montpelier, passed away Monday, October 24th 2022 at home surrounded by family. He was born on July 7th, 1952 in Lansing, MI to Maynard and Bertha (Wright) Stowits. Rod graduated from Brighton High School in 1970. He married Robin Boylan in 1971 in Brighton, MI.
Rod managed several restaurants and had a Brownberry Bread/Thomas English Muffin route in Ingham County, MI before becoming a partner in Five County Vending in Ohio in 1984. Rod loved bowling, watching his favorite college football team, the Michigan Wolverines, and being with his family.
Rod is survived by his wife of 52 years, Robin, daughters Patricia (Jason) Rockey of Montpelier, Jennifer (Chris) King of Archbold, Denise (Kaleb) Moore of Bryan, and Stephanie (John) Vanover of Toledo, his grandchildren Morgan (Kent) Sellier, Colin and Riley Rockey, Chloe, Carter, Jaxson and Henry King, Dawson and Mya Moore, and Kennedy and John Vanover. He also had one sister, Deborah (Dan) Todd, of Michigan. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Per his wishes, no services will be held. Memorial contributions can be made in Rod’s memory to Williams County Special Olympics.