John P. Colwell III

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Colwell, John P. III WATERVLIET On July 30, 2011, John Patrick Colwell, III, 24, passed away due to a motorcycle accident. On this day we lost a son, brother, nephew, cousin, and a great friend to many. Words cannot describe our feelings. John enjoyed many things in life, from camping at a young age, boxing, traveling, being with cousins, brothers, family and friends as well as riding his motorcycle. John was currently employed by Lash Construction. John will be deeply missed by his father, John Colwell; mother, Jennifer (Lewis) Colwell; brothers, Christopher John (fiance Caroline Mineau) Colwell and Francis Charles Colwell. These brothers loved their little brother John so much. They were always together through good times and bad, as brothers should be. John is also survived by numerous uncles, aunts, cousins, friends and his canine companion, Simba. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial service to celebrate his life on Wednesday, August 3, at 4 p.m. at the Gardner Earl Chapel in Oakwood Cemetery, Oakwood Avenue, Troy. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the , 2 Pine West Plaza, Albany, NY 12205. Condolence book at
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Published in Albany Times Union on Aug. 2, 2011
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