Liz Rowan, age 59, of Isanti died February 8, 2019 at Mercy Hospital in Coon Rapids. A Celebration of Life will be held at 7:00 P.M. on Wednesday, February 13th at Strike Life Tributes in Isanti. A visitation will be from 5 P.M. until service time.
Elizabeth Marie Rowan was born June 2, 1959 in Waukegan, Illinois to Frank and Genevieve (Gutowski) Benes. She was raised in Antioch, Illinois, and graduated from Antioch High School. Liz then attended Lake County Community College in Illinois. Liz married Greg Rowan, who was in the Navy, on June 11, 1994 in Antioch. She was a Navy wife so they lived in various locations. After Greg’s military service they settled in the Isanti area in 2013. Liz was a founding member of Journey of Faith Church in Isanti. She worked for several years at Educators Benefits Consultants in Cambridge. Liz loved crocheting and showed her work at many craft shows. She also enjoyed camping and traveling. In retirement they had planned to tour all of the United States. She did touch a lot of people and those that knew her will really miss her.
Liz died February 8, 2019 at Mercy Hospital in Coon Rapids at the age of 59 years, 8 months and 6 days.
She is survived by her husband, Greg of Isanti; 2 children, Brian Ginett of Cincinnati, Ohio, Sierra Rowan of Isanti; mother, Genevieve Benes of Antioch, Illinois; 2 brothers, Frank Benes of Antioch, Illinois, Dan Benes of Antigo, Wisconsin; and by many other relatives and friends.