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Melvin M. Kowis

November 21, 1939 ~ May 20, 2022 (age 82)

Obituary

Melvin (Mel) Kowis was born in Killdeer, North Dakota to Martin and Betty (Dietz) Kowis. He was one of six children. His parents and brother preceded him in death. He is survived by his loving son Kayne and wife Cindy Kowis of Hartland, WI. Loving daughter Kimberly (Kim) and husband Doug Porter of Golden, CO. 

He was a loving Grandfather of Valerie, Vanessa, Alyssa, Tyler and Dustin.

Mel served in the US Army with the 101st Airborne as a paratrooper, performing 33 jumps. He was married to Carol, who was the love of his life. They are joined again in eternal life, June 2nd would have been their 60th wedding anniversary.  

Mass will be held on Thursday June 2, 2022 at Nativity of Our Lord in Broomfield, CO at 11:00 am. Reception will be held afterwards at the Church with burial following at 1:45 pm, Broomfield Commons. Military Honors will be performed.

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Services

Memorial Mass
Thursday
June 2, 2022

11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Nativity of Our Lord Catholic Church
900 West Midway Blvd
Broomfield, CO 80020

Reception
Thursday
June 2, 2022

12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Nativity of Our Lord Catholic Church
900 West Midway Blvd
Broomfield, CO 80020

Committal
Thursday
June 2, 2022

1:45 PM
Broomfield County Commons Cemetery
12801 Sheridan Blvd
Broomfield, CO 80020

Rendering of Military Honors
Thursday
June 2, 2022

1:45 PM
Broomfield County Commons Cemetery
12801 Sheridan Blvd
Broomfield, CO 80020

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