Mark Gower, 45, of Denver, Colo., died at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 9, 2014, at his home.
Graveside services will be Friday, May 9, at Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Newton, with the Rev. Al Kemme officiating. Memorials may be made to the Autism Research Institute, www.autism.com. Meyer Funeral Home (formerly Blake-Buchanan Funeral Home), Newton, is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at www.meyerfh.com.