Donald O. “Red” Cowie, 76, of Park Hills passed away Saturday, October 22. 2016 at Hospice of St. Elizabeth, Edgewood. He was a retired Insurance Investigator, a graduate of Covington Catholic and Xavier University.
Donald served his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War, he played basketball at Covington Catholic and Xavier University, was a member of the Northern Kentucky Sports Hall of Fame, and he enjoyed all things historical and reading.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Earl and Marion Meyering Cowie and his brother and sister in law, Robert and Barbara Cowie.
Survivors include nieces, Robin (Ron) Doersam, Tammy Runyan, Jayne Hiance and Missy (Steve) Robinson; nephews, Rick Cowie and Bob (Maggie) Cowie; and several great nieces and great nephews.
Visitation is Wednesday, October 26, 2016 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Middendorf-Bullock Funeral Home, Covington. A Catholic Blessing will follow at 12:30 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment, with military honors, at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery North, Williamstown.
Memorials are suggested to Covington Catholic High School Athletic Dept., 1600 Dixie Highway, Park Hills, KY 41011.