Passed away peacefully and surrounded by his loving family on April 18th, 2015 at the age of 85. Beloved husband of Mary (Nee Brncick). Loving father of Joyce (John) Dowd, James (Laura) Koelsch, John Koelsch, Janet (Jeff) Buckner, Joanne (Brian) Chirigotis, Jay Koelsch and Jill (Scott) Rewolinski. Proud grandfather of Jared, Jena, Jesse, Dequon, Len and Miracle Dowd. Kevin, Matthew, Luke, Wyatt and Gilbert Koelsch. Jessica (Tony) Ibarra, Jake, Jedd, Jacklyn, Jayme and John Buckner. Travis Richardson, Brianne, Carlee Chirigotis. Tater, Bubba, Mickey, Dewey, Jack and Libby Rewolinski. Step-grandfather of Justin Dowd and the late Clint Dowd. Great grandfather of Jordyn Le Count and Ari Ibarra. Also survived by other relatives and friends. Services will be private.