Zechar Bailey Funeral Home

1499 N Broadway Po Box 337, Greenville, OH


Rowena M. Burk

March 29, 1930September 26, 2019

Rowena M. Burk, 89 of Greenville, Ohio passed away on Thursday September 26, 2019 at 8:59 PM at her residence. She was born March 29, 1930 in Greenville, Ohio, the daughter of the late Allen & Marcella (Lanich) Burk. She retired from Fram in 1995 after working there for 40 years. She was a very active member of Triumphant Christian Center; she enjoyed traveling, quilting, knitting, reading, doing crossword puzzles, and cooking. She is preceded in death by her parents; her brothers: Dwain & Harold Burk; her sisters: Phyllis, Gloria, Shirley, and infant Burk. She is survived by a few cousins and her church family. Services will be held on Sunday September 29, 2019 at 11:00 AM at Triumphant Christian Center, 1129 Southtowne Court, Greenville, Ohio with Pastor Sam Shilot officiating. Burial will be on Monday at 10:00 AM at Abbottsville Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 9:00 AM until 11:00 AM on Sunday at the church. Memorial contributions may be given to Triumphant Christian Center.


  • Visitation Sunday, September 29, 2019
  • Funeral Service Sunday, September 29, 2019
  • Burial Monday, September 30, 2019


Rowena M. Burk

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Kathy Weidner

September 28, 2019

I have so many fond memories of Rowena but the one that stands out the most is that Row was a prayer warrior. She was always quick to offer up a prayer with those who were sick, hurting or in need of a touch from God. I will miss her so much and am a better person from knowing her! ❤️

Cathy East

September 28, 2019

Rowena was a beautiful lady with a beautiful heart. I’m really going to miss her but I know she is rejoicing with the Lord.
My condolences to Rowena’s family and friends.

Brenda Thornton

September 28, 2019

I loved quilting and goofing off with row. She was very funny.

Mark & Hilda Earles

September 28, 2019

So many memories with Sister Rowena and Brother Harold. ❤ this family !! Miss them dearly but there all together with Jesus!