Joseph A. Kost

EUREKA â€" Joseph A. Kost, 69, of Eureka passed away Sunday, April 14, 2013, at Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Newburgh.
Joseph was born in Indianapolis July 6, 1943, to the late Joseph F. and Myrtle (Probus) Kost.
He retired in 2005 from Aluminum Truck Shop. He loved bluegrass music and NASCAR racing. Joseph enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his grandson, Jeffrey D. Kost in 1991.
Joseph is survived by his companion, Karlene S. Kost of Eureka; his children, Joseph A. Kost and his fiancé, Monica Bailey of Chrisney, James A. Kost and his wife, Gina of Grandview, Jeffrey P. Kost and his wife, Tina of Jasper, Jennifer A. Kost of Richland and J. Marie Meece and her husband, David of Rockport; his grandchildren, Jesse Kost and his wife, Noelle, Felicia Kost, Dwight Kost, Jason Kost, Kody Lopez, Kelsea Pickerill and Kierstyn Pickerill; his stepgrandchildren, Justin Osborne, Trevor Osborne and Luke Meredith and five great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Friday, April 19, at the Boultinghouse Funeral Home in Rockport.
The Rev. Carl Jones will officiate.
Visitation is from 3 until 8 p.m. Thursday, April 18, (today) and from 10 a.m. until the time of service Friday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Kidney Foundation.
Messages of condolence may be left online at
Published in Spencer County Journal-Democrat on Apr. 18, 2013