Colby Joshua Koenig, much loved son of John Koenig and Cindy Tobis of Palos Verdes Estates, and brother of Callan Koenig, of Los Angeles passed away on January 12, 2010 at the age of 25. Colby, a 2002 graduate of Palos Verdes Peninsula High School, was working full time at Iron Mountain, while pursuing a degree in Psychology at Cal Poly Pomona. Enthusiastically interested in athletics, Colby played baseball in the Rolling Hills Little League and the Pony League, as well as AYSO soccer. At PVPHS, Colby ran cross country and did track and field. He earned the Eagle Scout award in Troop 783. Colby enjoyed snowboarding, loved car races, playing his guitars, and having barbeques with his many wonderful friends. A celebration of Colby's life will be held on Sunday, January 17 at 4:15 PM at the Pt. Vicente Interpretive Center, 31501 Palos Verdes Drive West, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275. In lieu of flowers, you may make a donation in Colby's name to Holt International Children's Services, P.O. Box 2880, 1195 City View, Eugene, OR 97402 or online at holtinternational.org
or call them at 541-687-2202. We encourage you to carpool and dress casually and warmly as some of the celebration will be outdoors. Please use this website www.LAfuneral.com to send the family messages, share memories, or to obtain directions to the services. Check back to view the online video tribute and a webcast of events.