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Jennifer L. Loos Thies

April 8, 2018

Burial Date: May 18, 2018

619 Covert Run Bellevue , KY May 18, 1 p.m.

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Jennifer Lee (Thies) Loos, formerly of Ft. Thomas, KY, passed away Sunday April 8, 2018 at her home in Lakewood, CO after a lingering illness.

Jennifer was born October 9, 1958 at St. Luke Hospital in Ft. Thomas, KY. Survivors include her partner Peter Purrazzella Denver, CO, Jennifer’s precious children Jonathon Loos Seattle, WA, Katherine Loos, Denver CO, Claire Loos, Denver, CO, Peter’s children, Mia Purrazzella, Rebekah Purrazzella, Julianna Troiani, Jennifer’s father, Robert J. Thies Cincinnati, OH, mother Anne (Thies-Deuschle) Coffey, Moore Haven, FL, her twin sister, Genevieve Conroy, Pompano Beach, FL/Bahamas, sister Celeste Keeney of Delhi, OH, Marie Thies of Coral Springs, FL, brother, Terry Thies, Boca Raton, FL, mother-in-law, Beatrice Loos, Williamsburg, VA, brothers-in-law, Colin Conroy, Pompano, FL, Jerry Keeney, Delhi, OH, Karl Loos, Falmouth, MA, Steve Caputo, Summit, NJ, Charles Gildehaus, Concord, MA, sister-in-law, Ann Loos, Falmouth, MA, Sasha Thies, Coral Springs, FL, Jeannette Thies Boca Raton, FL, Peggy Loos, Williamsburg, VA, Penny Loukakos, Williamsburg, VA, Patty Caputo, Summit, NJ, Bea Alice Loos, Acton, MA, Pamela Gidehaus, Concord, MA, aunts, Cathy Humphrey-LaCour, Somerset, KY, Peggy Thies-Mahoney, Florence, KY, Marianne Thies, Bellevue, KY, uncles David Humphrey, Latonia, KY, Michael Humphrey, Carrollton, KY, James Thies, Bellevue, KY, Lee Weddle Somerset, KY, Paul Mahoney, Florence, KY. She is also survived by many loving nieces, and nephews, cousins, and dear friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth, Loos, and her sister, Deborah Deuschle.

After graduating from Highlands High school in 1976 with academic and track honors, Jennifer received a Bachelor of Science Degree from Northern Kentucky University and a Master’s
Degree in Geology and Paleontology from the University of Cincinnati.

Jennifer married Kenneth Dingwell Loos, of Bethesda, MD, also a geologist and graduate of University of Cincinnati where they met. After having their children, they spent several years in Stavanger, Norway and Cario, Egypt, where Kenneth was employed by the Amoco Oil Company. Kenneth died of natural causes suddenly in Cario at 42 years of age.

She moved to Denver in 2011 with Peter, where she enjoyed trail running, hiking, biking and attending concerts. A gifted Geologist; she was employed at Ageiss, Inc in Denver. She took great pride in her work and will be missed by her co-workers.

Jennifer had a sense of adventure, and a fierce, indomitable, independent spirit. She had a sharp wit and contagious laugh, always looking for a great prank of good pun. She was a scholar and creative artist. But most of all, Jennifer was timeless in her support and love of her family. She fought to stay with them with strength and courage that will forever be her legacy.

A Memorial Service, Life Celebration, and Wake, will be held at 619 Covert Run, Bellevue, KY, of Friday May 18, beginning at 1:00 PM. Parking is limited. Taking Uber or Lyft is encouraged. Bright dress is encouraged. In lieu of Flowers, an educational trust fund for her three children is being established.