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George R. Koch

December 7, 1939 March 28, 2020
George  R.  Koch
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Obituary for George R. Koch
George R Koch 80, of Utica died at 12:16 AM on Saturday, March 28, 2020 in OSF St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Ottawa
Cremation rights have been accorded and burial will take place at a later date
Burgess Funeral Home in Utica is in charge of arrangements
He was born on December 7, 1939 in Chicago to George F. and Naomi (Reynolds) Koch
Married Margaret Brown on April 15, 1960 in Iowa
George was a Stationary Fireman at O’Hare Airport for 12 years
Member of Trinity United Church in LaSalle
Wife Margaret of Utica
2 Daughters
Kimberly Strecker of Utica
Jane Koch Veloria of Chicago
3 Grandchildren Steven Strecker and Reilly and Bailey Veloria
1 Sister
Barbara Crevey of Minnesota
2 Nieces Robin (Ray) Settle of Minnesota and Sue (Roger) Wilson of Wisconsin
1 Nephew Adam Goodlake of Florida
1 Daughter in Law - Sandra Grubar Utica
Preceded in death by Parents and 1 Son George in 2018
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