Obituary: Joseph Paul Kozloski


Obit-CandleWATERBURY — Joseph Paul Kozloski, 85, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013 at Paradigm Healthcare of Prospect. He was the husband of Lois (Gavin) Kozloski.

Mr. Kozloski was born on April 4, 1928 in Avoca, Pa., son of the late Joseph Kozloski and Jennie (Tripus) Kozloski. He was retired from Uniroyal Inc. and the City of Waterbury. He was a WWII veteran having served in the U.S. Marines. He was a member of the Polish American Club and the VFW.

Besides his wife Lois he is survived by two sons, Joseph Kozloski and his wife Carol of Wolcott, James Kozloski and his wife Annmarie of Waterbury; by two daughters, Judith Schroeder and her husband Donald of Florida, Jessica Biswas and her husband Snehal of North Carolina, and the late Joan Perugini and husband Francis of Middlebury; brother, John Kozloski of Colorado; sister, Jennie O’Hop of Duryea, Pa. He will also be missed by many grandchildren and great grandchildren.

The funeral will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Hedwig’s Catholic Church, 32 Golden Hill St., Naugatuck. Everyone is asked to meet directly at the church. Burial will be held at a later date. Friends may call at the Buckmiller Brothers Funeral Home, 82 Fairview Ave., Naugatuck on Monday, Dec. 2 from 5 to7 p.m.

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