It is with great sadness that I inform you of the passing of EPFD Retired Lieutenant Joseph “Fred” Kowalewski.
After serving in the military, Lieutenant Kowalewski joined the Fire Department’s Training Academy in 1964. Upon the completing of his training and becoming a firefighter in January of 1965, he served the department for the next 22 years, rising through the ranks until his retirement as a Lieutenant in June of 1987. He will be greatly missed.
Services for Lt. Kowalewski will be held as follows:
Visitation on July 1st from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm (With a Rosary at 7:00 pm)
at the Loretto Academy Chapel – 1300 Hardaway St.
Funeral Mass on July 2nd from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
at St. Luke Catholic Church – 930 E Redd Rd.
Graveside Service on July 2nd from 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
at the Ft. Bliss National Cemetery – 5200 Fred Wilson Ave.