Floyd M. "Bud" Rowbotham

August 5, 1927 ~ April 8, 2020 (age 92)


Floyd M. “Bud” Rowbotham, 92 of Staunton, Illinois died Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at Heritage Health in Staunton, Illinois. Born August 5, 1927 in Port Huron, Michigan, he was a son of the late Mr. & Mrs. Calvin & Lillian (Scott) Rowbotham. He married Harriet R. Glaab on June 19, 1948 and she survives. He worked as a Tool & Die Design Engineer for Mueller Brass Company in Port Huron, Michigan for many years. He later worked as a Plant Manager for Lilliston Corporation in Albany, Georgia. Bud served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He was a member of First United Methodist Church of Staunton and the Staunton American Legion Post #362.

He is survived by

Wife - Harriet Rowbotham – Staunton, Illinois, 1 Daughter - Susan (Bill) Miller – Staunton, Illinois, 1 Son - Steven (Sue) Rowbotham – Bogart, Georgia, 5 Grandchildren - Becky (Corey) Painter, Billy (Tabitha) Miller, Kamela Rowbotham, Derek (Reena) Rowbotham, Lucy Winn Fuller, 9 Great Grandchildren - Cadence & Hallie Miller, Megan Miller, Ashleigh & Zachary Painter, Kaylin & Ayden Rowbotham, Emily Barr, & Abigail Fuller. Many Nieces & Nephews also survive.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by –1 Son - Scott Rowbotham, 1 Grandson - Jonathan Rowbotham & 6 Siblings.

Private Graveside services will be held Monday, April 13, 2020 at Memorial Park Cemetery in Staunton with Rev. Nancy Hubert officiating. Memorials are suggested to Adopt-A-Pet of Benld or to First United Methodist Church of Staunton.

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Private Services

Memorial Park Cemetery, Staunton



First United Methodist Church
513 W. Main St., Staunton IL 62088
Tel: 1-618-635-3010

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