Marian A. Rowland

Marian A. Rowland, 89, of Pottstown; formerly of Barto, widow of Frank Wurster, passed away on Tuesday at Sanatoga Center, Pottstown.

Born in Appleton, WI, she was a daughter of the late Ben Wright Rowland and the late Lois Rowland.

Marian was a graduate of Tyler Art School, Philadelphia.

She was a self employed painter in her own studios Art Restoration and Original Paintings.

Marian was a member of the Sierra Club, Nature Conservancy, and was very active in protecting farm land in Barto.

She is survived by a son, Eric D. Jacobson and his wife Evangelina, Merrick, NY; three grandchildren, Amal, Praschanta, Tara; and one great grandchild, Maya.

Services will be private.

Contributions may be made in her memory to the Sierra Club, go to to make a donation or the Nature Conservancy, go to to make a donation.

Arrangements are by the Schumacher & Benner Funeral Home & Crematory, at 359 King St. in Pottstown, PA.

All services for Marian A. Rowland will be kept private at the request of the family.