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Kevin David Powell

December 31, 2000 ~ October 23, 2021 (age 20)

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Obituary

Kevin David Powell, 20, of Highland Beach, FL, passed away suddenly on Saturday, October 23, 2021, near his home. He is survived by his parents, Mary Suzanne and David Powell and his sister, Brooke also of Highland Beach, brothers Mike and Mark Powell and grandparents, Lou and Neil Powell. Also surviving are 16 aunts and uncles, 15 first cousins and a remarkably large and loving extended family. Kevin was predeceased by his cousin Cameron Gallagher and maternal grandparents, Kathleen and Homer Handy.

 

Kevin graduated from North Broward Prep and studied engineering at Northeastern University in Boston.  With an intensely sharp intellect and quick wit, Kevin foraged for solutions to the most complex of challenges whether a robotics conundrum or organizing a social event for his many devoted friends. 

 

A lifelong sailor, who loved watersports and fishing, Kevin’s athletic prowess served him well as he immersed himself in his beloved South Florida lifestyle. His passion above all else, however, was racing, speed, studying, and building motors.

 

Kevin lived a faith that inspires his family and community to face the nearly unbearable task of surviving him. A favorite scripture provides much solace; I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me. (Philippians 4:13)

 

Visitation will take place on Wednesday, October 27, 2021, from 4 to 7pm at Glick Family Funeral Home, 3600 N. Federal HWY, Boca Raton, Florida where a brief Christian Wake will take place at 6:30pm. A funeral Mass will be held at 11am on Thursday, October 28, 2021, at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, 370 SW 3rd St, Boca Raton, FL 33432.

 

Please make charitable donations to the Cameron K. Gallagher Foundation in honor of Kevin David Powell.

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
October 27, 2021

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Glick Family Funeral Home
3600 North Federal Highway
Boca Raton, Florida 33431

Funeral Mass
Thursday
October 28, 2021

11:00 AM
St Joan of Arc Catholic Church (Boca Raton, FL)

Committal
Thursday
October 28, 2021

12:00 PM
Boca Raton Mausoleum
451 SW 4th Avenue
Boca Raton, Florida 33432

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