Douglas M. Rowell CALAIS - Douglas Myron Rowell, 60, died unexpectedly Monday, Dec. 3, 2018. He was born Oct. 6, 1958, in Calais, the son of Merle and Lillie (Jacobs) Rowell. He attended Calais public schools, New School in Plainfield and Union 32 in East Montpelier. In earlier years, Mr. Rowell was a farmhand and a carpenter. For many years, he was employed by Vermont College of Fine Arts Campus Relations Department in Montpelier. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, country music concerts and the Tunbridge Fair. Survivors include three daughters Diana Rowell, of Hardwick, Lisa Rowell, of Calais, Ashley Rosa, of Townville, of South Carolina; five grandchildren; five siblings Edward Rowell, Millie Brumback, both of Calais, Richard Rowell, of East Montpelier, Shirley Collier, of Greensboro, Betty Chase, of Barre; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by his parents and three siblings Cecil Dailey, Donald Rowell and Elizabeth Paton. To honor his request, all services will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Lamoille Area Cancer Network, 198 Farr Ave., Morrisville, VT 05661. Arrangements are by Northern Vermont Funeral Service, Hardwick.