Steven Dale Row, 50, of Paynesville, died Thursday, May 23, 2019, near Grove City. His memorial service will be 10:30 a.m., Saturday, August 17th at Cross Roads Community United Methodist Church in Spicer. Visitation will be one hour prior to his service at the church. Arrangements are with Harvey Anderson Funeral Home in Willmar. www.hafh.org
Steven Dale Row was born on January 18, 1969, in Abilene, Kansas. He was raised by his mother, Judith (Sterling) Row. Steve, his mother and three siblings lived in Abilene until Steve was six years old, then they moved to Pierre, SD. He was baptized and later confirmed at the Methodist church in Pierre. He also attended school in Pierre. Following his schooling, Steve worked construction, started his own lawn care business, and worked several other jobs before going to work for Coca~Cola. He later moved to Spicer, Minnesota and eventually moved to Paynesville. During this time, he worked for Duininck’s, Affordable Pumping, and West Central Sanitation. On October 14, 2017, Steve was married to Stacy DeVries at Cross Roads Community Methodist Church in Spicer. Steve enjoyed spending as much time as he could outside. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and gardening. He also enjoyed riding his motorcycle, and going to concerts with Stacy. His favorite concert was AC/DC, where he proposed to Stacy.
Steve is survived by his wife, Stacy of Paynesville; children: Tiffany, Melanie and Matthew Row; mother, Judith Row, step-children: AJ (Kasandra) DeVries of Paynesville, Nick (Mandi) DeVries of Sioux Falls, Anne DeVries of Paynesville; and siblings: Tammy (Jose) Magana, Lisa (Lou) Row, and Michael (Genevieve) Row, and numerous uncles, aunts, cousins, nephews, and nieces.
Preceded in death by his father, grandparents, and uncles Paul and Stan Sterling.