Carl Lynden Rew, age 71, passed away on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at Peninsula Regional Medical Center.
Born in Salisbury, he was the son of the late Carl M. Rew and Flossie Cooper Rew.
He is survived by his wife of 32 years, Doris Smith Rew. He is also survived by his children, Michael Rew and his wife, Kelly of Snow Hill, Theresa Pilchard and her husband, Luben of Pocomoke, Wanda Makuchal and her husband, Wally of Girdletree, and Debbie Kirby of Laurel, Del.
There are five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Mr. Rew worked as a soil conservationist for Worcester County for 19 years and was a Public Works employee for over 30 years. He loved to farm and in his free time enjoyed tinkering with his tractors.
He was a member of the Girdletree Volunteer Fire Department for 50 years, and a member of their fire police.
He greatly admired and loved his wife, children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
A graveside service was held on Saturday, May 23, 2015 at Springhill Cemetery in Girdletree, Md.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Girdletree Fire Department at 2739 Snow Hill Rd, Girdletree, Md. 21829.
Arrangements are in the care of the Burbage Funeral Home.
Letters of condolence may be shared with the family at Burbage@BurbageFuneralHome.com.