Bernard J. Koczor Sr., age 66, died July 30, 2012 at Centegra Hospital – McHenry.
Born October 20, 1945 in Chicago to Bernard Joseph and Barbara (Gruner) Koczor.
Formerly of Chicago and Round Lake, Bernard had lived in McHenry for the past 32 years.
He was a Veteran of the U.S. Marine Corp. Serving from 1965 until 1969.
He was employed as an oven designer for Eisenmann Corp. for 26 years.
Bernard loved spending time with his family and especially his grandchildren. He also enjoyed crossword puzzles, fishing and he generously donated to many different foundations and causes.
He is survived by five children, Bernard J. Koczor Jr. of McHenry, Christina R. (Scott) Coyne of McHenry, Robert M. Koczor of McHenry, Tanya (Emilio) Louca of Chicago, Nicholas Koczor of McHenry; five grandchildren, Courtney, Christina and Caitlyn Coyne, Tricia Koczor, Damen Koczor; a sister, Kathleen (Boyce) Milby of Chicago; a niece, Lori Rainey and a nephew, Kyle Rainey.
He was preceded in death by his wife Helga on November 2, 1998; his parents; two sisters, Margaret Koczor and Lorraine Rainey; and a brother, Joseph Koczor.
Visitation will be from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. on Sunday, August 5, 2012 at Justen Funeral Home & Crematory, 3700 W. Charles J. Miller Road, McHenry, IL 60050.
The funeral Blessing will be at 12 noon on Monday, August 6, at the funeral home.
Interment will be in Woodland Cemetery, McHenry.
For those wishing to send an expression of condolence, memorials to the family would be appreciated. For information call the funeral home at 815-385-2400 or visit www.justenfh.com.