Gabriel Joseph Koury

August 12, 1922 - April 25, 2022

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Gabriel Joseph Koury born 8-12-1922 in Michigan City, IN was called home on 4-25-2022 on his 69th wedding anniversary to his beloved wife, Irene. He is the cherished father of Diane, Brian and Jeff Koury, dearest Poppa to Gabrielle and Alexandra Koury, best brother-in-law, unsurpassed uncle, great-uncle, great-great-uncle and fierce friend to those who loved him. He served in WWII (Navy Airforce), graduated from Purdue University and retired as a special field agent for USF&G.  He was a great man, athlete and sports fan who loved all animals and the beauty of nature, especially the Indiana Dunes. In lieu of flowers, consider a donation to Cincinnati Animal CARE Humane Society, OAR or Save the Dunes Conservation Fund. Memorial services are on May 2, 2022: Visitation at 10:30am with funeral Mass at 11:30am (St. Vivian’s Church, 7600 Winton Rd). A military burial celebration follows at 1:00 pm (Arlington Memorial Gardens, 2145 Compton Rd). Live-streaming funeral link: or St. Vivian’s website:   For complete obit – see



Doak Schulte - May 2, 2022
To Brian and the entire Koury family: Your father was a great man. I can only imagine your sorrow at his passing. May you be comforted by your countless fond memories of your father, and may he rest in peace.
Michelle K. Smith - May 2, 2022
Deepest sympathy on the passing of our beloved uncle. Always in our hearts. Roger & Michelle Smith, Austin.
Doug Ely - May 1, 2022
We are very sorry for your loss. Doug, Molly & Nick Ely