Joseph F. Koslo, aka Kozoglow, 90, a resident of Mentor since 1963, died Oct. 6, 2013, at Lake Health West Medical Center in Willoughby.
Born Nov. 11, 1922, in Cleveland, Mr. Koslo had retired after 25 years as a warehouse supervisor for Dalton Industries. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, having served under General George Patton in the 50th Armored Infantry Battalion, 6th Armored Division. Mr. Koslo was also a member of the Mentor Senior Center.
Survivors include his wife of 38 years, Judith A.; stepchildren, Richard A. Wood of Cleveland and Dee Dee Taylor of Willoughby; grandchildren, Jamie A. (Cassie) Geizer and Jimmy W. Taylor; great-grandchildren, Joey and Sarah Geizer; brother, Robert E. (Mary) Kozoglow of North Royalton; and many loving cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Angela Kozoglow; and sister, Alice Kozoglow.
Family will receive friends 2 from 3 p.m. Saturday at Brunner Sanden Deitrick Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 8466 Mentor Ave., Mentor, where a memorial service will immediately follow at 3 p.m.
Online obituary at www.brunners.com.
Published in www.News-Herald.com on Oct. 10, 2013