Sophie Kost a resident of Colony Park in Carol Stream Sophie Kost, 82, went to be with her Lord Jesus on Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013, peacefully at home. She was born Aug. 4, 1930, in Chicago, to Joseph and Eva Kuta. Sophie raised three children, and when called upon she help raise three of her grandchildren. For over 20 years, she worked at Central DuPage Hospital. In 2005, she moved to Colony Park, where she continued to help others. She loved serving those in need, driving people to church and medical appointments and meeting needs in any way she could. She is survived by two sons, Thomas (Deborah) Kost and Robert Kost; and six grandchildren, Kyle (Jessica), Krystal, Alex, Bobby and Hannah Kost and Michael Fountain. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Kimberly E. Fountain; and granddaughter, Kayla Kost. A funeral will be held on Saturday, Jan. 5, at 3:30 p.m. at Hultgren Funeral Home, 304 N. Main St., Wheaton. Friends may visit with the family from 1 p.m. until the service time at 3:30 p.m. Memorial gifts may be directed to Moody Radio Station WMBI, 820 N. LaSalle Blvd., Chicago, IL 60610. Family and friends may sign a guest book at For more information, please call the funeral home at 630-668-0027.

Funeral Home

Hultgren Funeral Home
304 N. Main St.  Wheaton, IL 60187
(630) 668-0027

Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald on Jan. 3, 2013