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Glenn P. Kozlay

1930 - 2013 Obituary Condolences
Glenn P. Kozlay

AGE: 83 • Forked River

Glenn Kozlay, "Opa", age 83 of Forked River passed away on Sunday, November 10, 2013. He was born in East Orange and was formerly of Paramus for 35 years before retiring to Forked River in 1992. Glenn served in the Army Reserve during the Korean War. Glenn was a Thermal forming Specialist for A. G. Pattern & Mold in Park Ridge where he was owner and operator for 10 years. He also created toy prototypes that became patents of major Toy manufacturing companies. He was a member of the Old Guard of Forked River post #19, The Pheasant Run Fan Club, the Forked River Presbyterian Church, and he was a life member of the Paramus Elks. Glenn was an avid bowler with a 194 average in his heyday. He loved astronomy, fishing, the New York Yankees and spending time with his family whom he cherished.

Glenn is survived by his wife of 62 years, Audrey, his daughters Joy, Linda, Karen and son-in-law Jimmy, and Bonnie and daughter-in-law Maria, grandchildren Douglas, Eva and her husband Jann, Brent and his wife Kylie, great grandchildren: Jianna and Julian, and his beloved dog Dow Jones.

A viewing will be held on Wednesday November 13, 2013 from 2-4 and 7-9pm and on Thursday from 9 until 9:30 at the Riggs funeral home, 130 North Route 9. A funeral Ceremony will be held on Thursday at 10am at the Forked River Presbyterian Church, interment will follow at 12:30pm George Washing Memorial Park, Paramus. In lieu of flowers the family welcomes donations to the Forked River Presbyterian Church 131 North Main Street, Forked River, NJ 08731 in Glenn's memory.

Published in Asbury Park Press on Nov. 12, 2013
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