Tammy Lynn (Gantz) Rowles

Born: Tue., Feb. 17, 1970
Died: Tue., Aug. 3, 2021

No services to be held

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Tammy Lynn Gantz Rowles, 51, of Youngsville, passed away  Tuesday August 3, 2021 at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Erie after a courageous battle with cancer.

Tammy was born February 17, 1970 in Rota, Spain. She was a 1988 graduate of Youngsville High School. She had various jobs over the years including Blair, Holiday Inn, Applebees, Country Fair, and most recently at CRI. She loved to bake and would make cakes and cupcakes for weddings and special events and made family members pies for their birthdays. She also loved to garden and work with flowers. She will be missed by her family and many friends who would call her “Aunt Tammy”.

She is survived by her Fiancé, Mark Phelps of Youngsville, a son Zachary (Cassandra) Rowles of Ft. Irwin, CA, her mother Judy Repine Papalia and her step-dad Joe, intended Father-in-law James Phelps, her sisters, Ronda (Patrick) Darling of Youngsville, Gina Gantz (Shannan Sullivan) of Pleasant Twp., and Jennifer Gibson (Edward Burnworth) of Warren, intended sister-in-law Donna (Frank) Pastrick, nieces Gwendolyn Darling, Olivia Darling and Alahana Pastrick, nephews Brennan Sullivan, Logan Pastrick, Trenton Whyte and Cole Foust, a grandson, Ethan Rowles, a grandbaby Rowles on the way and many cherished aunts, uncles, and cousins. She also leaves behind her beloved dog, Abby.

She was preceded in death by her father Robert E. Gantz, her aunt Linda Repine, her intended mother-in-law Carol Phelps, her paternal grandparents Andrew and Margaret Gantz, and her maternal grandparents Eugene and June Repine.

Following the wishes of Tammy, no services will be held. Remember her as the bright light that she was and think of her when you see the butterflies.  She will be forever loved and forever missed.

The family suggests memorial donations may be made to Paws Along the River, 212 Elm St. Warren, PA 16365

The Nelson Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Youngsville have been entrusted with all arrangements. Condolences to the family may be made at www.nelsonfuneralhome.net

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Sue Rugar
   Posted Sat August 07, 2021
Prayers for the whole Family. Graduated with Tammy . Such a wonderful person. Beautiful in everyway. Rest in peace dear soul.

   Posted Sat August 07, 2021
My prayers are with Tammy's family during this time. She was such a bright spot, with a beautiful smile and huge heart - such a kind person. I am sure she will be dearly missed by so many! Fly high, Tammy!! *hugs*

Stacey hall
   Posted Sun August 08, 2021
My deepest sympathies to the whole family on all sides I worked with Tammy for quite a few years at Blair she was a wonderful lady and will be deeply missed by so many again I am so sorry for your loss tons and tons of prayers for all of you God bless

Marlene Brasington
   Posted Sun August 08, 2021
Dear Gantz Family,

I was so sorry to read of your loss. May all your memories of her help you through the
Difficult days ahead. May you find comfort in knowing she is out of pain and is no longer
Suffering. Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers. God Bless!

Marlene and Fred Brasington

Bette Bunce
   Posted Tue August 10, 2021

Diane S.
   Posted Wed August 11, 2021
Just wanted to send my condolence to Tammy's family. She was a very good friend. I always enjoyed our visits and her smile would light up a room. I know she will be missed by all who were blessed to know her. My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time. May God give you His peace and strength during this time of sorrow.

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