Jordan David McGowen

Born: Wednesday, June 3rd 1953 in Denver, Colorado
Died: Tuesday, October 16th 2018 in Milford, Nebraska
Age: 65 years, 4 months and 13 days
Memorials In Care Of
U. S. Army Ranger Association Scholarship Fund or Donor's Choice
Visitation Time(s)
Sunday, October 21, 2018
at Volzke Funeral Home
Family will greet friends
from 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Service: 10:00 am - Monday, October 22nd 2018
Holy Cross Lutheran Church
1042 May St.
Goehner, NE  68405
Officiating: Rev. Seth A. Meyer
Casketbearers: Tom Jones, Charles Barr, Steve Banks, Tom Brewer, Mike Guffie, Preston Hawley, Delayne Bohac, Lucas Ahrens
Honorary Casketbearers: Don Klauman, Charles Schuster, Bill Davis, Reg Hain, Dave Conelly, Ken Bruns
Utica American Legion Post #49
Seward Cemetery
Seward, Nebraska

Jordan David Kessler McGowen was born June, 3, 1953 to John and Roberta (Ferrin) Kessler in Denver, CO. Jordy was 3 when John died. He moved to Nebraska when his mother married Leo McGowen. Leo adopted Jordy in 1961 and he became Jordan David Kessler McGowen. He attended grade school in Ulysses, NE and graduated from Seward High School in 1971. He attended UNL until he enlisted in the Army in 1974. He was proud to be an Airborne Ranger. Following the Army, he was an instructor at the Nebraska National Guard Military Academy, worked in the irrigation industry and was a computer "guru" for many customers & friends. Jordan passed away at the age of 65 years 4 months and 13 days. He is survived by his wife Debra (Schulz); son James (Nora) McGowen; daughter Stephanie (Derik) Reikofski; son-in-law Michael Faustman and grandchildren: Lydia, John, Rachel, Mary, Nicolas, Robert, Caleb (yet to be born) and, sister Elizabeth (Henry) McGowen-Henderson. Jordan was preceded in death by daughter Jennifer Faustman, parents Leo & Roberta McGowen, and father John Kessler.

"Ditto Always"

Jordan McGowen