Joseph Lawrence Koza, WWII veteran, husband and father, passed away October 29, 2011 in Mission Viejo, CA at the age of 94. Joseph, loving called “Snuffy”, was born January 4, 1917 in Kansas and is survived by his daughter Barbara Christ; son Joseph Koza; grandsons Sam Koza and Ron Christ; granddaughter Barbara Mozley; great-granddaughter Payton Christ; great-grandsons James Smith and Brady Christ. Joseph will be deeply missed but the memories he created will last forever.
A Funeral Service will take place Thursday, November 3, 2011 at 10:00am at O’Connor Mortuary, 25301 Alicia Parkway, Laguna Hills, CA. To honor his dedication and service to this country, a burial will take place at Ft. Rosecrans National Cemetery, San Diego, CA.