Gerity & Chubenko Funeral Home
411 Amboy Ave
Woodbridge, NJ 07095
(732) 634-2818
More Obituaries for Donald Kozar
Looking for an obituary for a different person with this name?

Donald Kozar Sr.

Obituary Condolences

Donald Kozar Sr. Obituary
Donald Kozar, Sr.

Woodbridge - Donald Kozar, Sr., 69 of Woodbridge passed away on Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at Haven Hospice at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison.

Born in Perth Amboy, Donald was raised and resided in Carteret until settling in Woodbridge 44 years ago. Donald honorably served in the United States Navy and later began his life career as a Carteret Firefighter, retiring as Captain after 25 years. Mr. Kozar was a member of the Local 500 FMBA and also St. Thomas the Apostle Byzantine Catholic Church in Rahway.

Donald was predeceased by his parents, John and Helen Kozar as well as his brother, John Kozar, Jr. Surviving are his beloved wife of 44 years, Kathleen (Najdzin) Kozar; children, Donald Kozar, Jr., Steven Kozar and his wife Katarina; grandchildren, Hannah, John, Matthew, Michael and Emma as well as his sister, Lorainne Fortin and her husband James. He also leaves behind many beloved family members and dear friends.

Funeral services will begin at 9:15am on Saturday, July 14, 2018 from GERITY & CHUBENKO FUNERAL HOME, 411 Amboy Avenue, Woodbridge, NJ 07095 followed by a 10am funeral mass at St. Thomas the Apostle Byzantine Catholic Church in Rahway. Interment will follow at St. Gertrude Cemetery in Colonia.

Visitation will be held on Friday, July 13, 2018 from 4pm to 8pm at the funeral home. Parastas service will begin at 7pm.

In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Donald may be made to St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 1410 Church Street, Rahway, NJ 07065.

To send online condolences, please visit
Published in Home News Tribune on July 12, 2018
Read More
Give others a chance to express condolences. Not right now.
More Information