David was born in Toledo, OR and graduated from Waldport High.
He lost his battle with long term illness January 8th, 2020. He was in the Navy and served in Vietnam, was a jack of all trades, and loved his family and grandkids.
David was preceded in death by his parents, daughter, brother and sister. He is survived by his wife Denise Kowitz, daughter Tawnia Watson, son Keith Kowitz and Chris Kowitz. Granddaughters Tammy Watson, Kinsley Kowitz and Piper Kowitz and grandson Kevin Kowitz.
He is also survived by 3 brothers and 2 sisters, and several nieces and nephews.
There will be a potluck Celebration of Life on Saturday 1/25/2020 at the Yachats Community Presbyterian Church from 12:00-2:00