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Paul Kossky

July 25, 1942 - May 22, 2021

PAUL KOSSKY, 78, OF SHADYSIDE, OHIO , BORN JULY 25, 1942, GOT HIS PERMANENT 2ND. SET OF WINGS

SATURDAY, MAY 22, 2021.  PRECEEDING HIM WERE HIS PARENTS, PAUL KOSSKY

OF BULL HEAD CITY ARIZONA AND VIOLA POPP KOSSKY BERZE OF TILTONSVILLE, OHIO.

HE WAS A GRADUATE OF WARREN CONSOLIDATED IN 1960, PLAYED FOOTBALL FOR PERDUE UNIV.SS

AND  FOR THE 101ST. AIRBOURNE FROM 1962 TO 1965 WHERE HE GOT HIS 1ST SET OF WINGS.   PAUL

WAS PROUD TO HAVE SERVED HIS COUNTRY IN VIETNAM IN 1965 AND HE WAS A MEMBER OF THE

AMERICAN LEGION POST 3 IN MOUNDSVILLE, WV. HE WAS ALSO A LIFETIME MEMBER OF THE VFW IN BELLAIRE, OH.

HE WAS A MEMBER OF THE CHRISTIAN APOSTOLIC CHURCH IN BANNOCK

AND EVEN THOUGH HE WASN’T MUCH OF A CHURCH GOER; HE DEFINITELY LOVED THE LORD.

SURVIVING IS HIS WIFE OF 57 YEARS, JO ANN WILLIAMS KOSSKY,   HE WAS PROUD TO BE A FAMILY MAN

FOR HIS THREE WONDERFUL CHILDREN;  MINDY (JOE) KARKOWSKI OF ST. CLAIRSVILLE, PAUL BRYAN

AND ARIANNE KOSSKY OF THE HOME.   HE AND BRYAN HAD A “BUDDY BUDDY “ RELATIONSHIP AND

COULD ALWAYS BE SEEN OUT TOGETHER LOOKING FOR TROUBLE!

ALSO SURVIVING IS HIS GRANDSON DUSTIN (ALISON) KARKOWSKI OF CLARKSVILLE, PA., AND 3 SWEET

GREAT GRANDKIDS, HUNTER, DaKOTAH JO AND GUNNAR KARKOWSKI.  PAUL IS ALSO SURVIVED BY A

HALF SISTER, CARLA WAGNER OF WHEELING.

THERE WILL BE NO VISITATION AND ANY” IN MEMORY DONATIONS” SHOULD BE MADE TO THE AM. LEGION POST 3 IN MOUNDSVILLE BY GOING TO “TMCFUNDING.COM”.

THERE WILL BE A “CELEBRATION OF LIFE WAKE” TO BE ANNOUNCED AT A LATER DATE.

ARRANGEMENTS BY THE CARE FUNERAL AND CREMATION SPECIALISTS, 204 W. MAIN ST. ST. CLAIRSVILLE, OHIO 43950. SHARE YOUR THOUGHTS AND MEMORIES OF PAUL WITH THE FAMILY AT CARECHAPEL.COM

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