December 9, 2020 ~ 23 Kislev 5781
Stephen “Steve” Allen Koloms, died peacefully on December 9, 2020, at the age of 76. He was the son Robert and Ruth Koloms and born in Chicago, Illinois on December 11, 1943. He served in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War. After he returned to Louisville he worked as an electrical engineer for the Navel Ordinance.
Steve is remembered as cogenial, a lifelong tinkerer with a sly sense of humor.
He is survived by his loving wife of 28 years, Karen Harlan Koloms; Daughter Malka Hayman (Daniel), Los Angeles California; Son Benjamin Koloms, Bangor, Maine; Stepsons Michael Harlan (Elaine), Jimmy and John (Gina) Harlan.
His extended family include his grandchildren: Illiana Oginskis, Miami, Florida; Joshua and Gabe Oginskis, Los Angeles, California; plus six Harlan Family step-grandchildren and four step-great-grandchildren. Steve was predeceased by his parents Ruth and Robert Koloms and his brother Jerome Koloms.
Funeral services with military honors will be livestreamed via the Herman Meyer & Son, Inc. Facebook page, on Wednesday, December 16th, beginning at 1:30 p.m. at KY Veterans Cemetery, Radcliffe, KY.