John Bose Koldewey

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, April 22, 2020

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Mr. John “Jay” Bose Koldewey, 62, of Brewton, Ala., passed away Monday, Mar. 23, 2020, in a Birmingham, Ala., hospital after a brief illness. He was a native of Jacksonville, Fla., and a long time resident of Brewton. Mr. Koldewey was of the Episcopalian Faith, a 1975 graduate of T.R. Miller High School, and a Home Building Contractor. Jay enjoyed family, construction, fishing, golf and other hobbies.

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He is survived by his mother, Joy Dasinger; beloved companion, Brandy Johnson, and her children Ashley, Cody, Logan, and Jakob; daughter, Kristin Koldewey; son, Alex Koldewey; sister, Ruthie Mc-Carty; brothers, Michael A. (Aleta) Dasinger, II, Brian (Amanda) Dasinger, Thomas Dasinger, Steven (Suzy) G. Dasinger and Matthew Koldewey; step-mother, Lorraine Koldewey; a special aunt and uncle, Jacque and Jim Wright;  (18) nieces and nephews; numerous cousins, friends, and loved ones.

He is preceded in death by his father, John Bose Koldewey, Sr.; his stepfather, Dr. Michael A. Dasinger.

Memorial Services will be held at a later date at Dasinger-Pope Cemetery Smuteye, Union Springs, Ala., with Williams Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Brewton, Ala., directing.