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Paul Kose

November 17, 1921 ~ May 31, 2017 (age 95)
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Paul Henry Kose was born November 17, 1921 in Lima, OH to the late Peter and Agnes Kose. He was a 1939 graduate of Flushing High School in Flushing, OH. He served in the U.S. Army from 1943-1946 as a 1st Lieutenant in the Field Artillery Battalion. He graduated from The Ohio State University in 1947 in Business Administration. He retired after 40 years from Ross-Willoughby Co., Columbus, OH in 1987. Paul married Margaret Mechling on August 19, 1945 in Glenford, OH. He was a charter member of Epiphany Lutheran Church in Pickerington where he served as President, Financial Secretary, Treasurer, and Sunday School Teacher. He was a member of the Pickerington Historical Society, Pickerington Senior Center, and a life member of The Ohio State University Alumni Association.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Kathleen; and his sister, Evelyn Tolbert.
Paul is survived by his wife, Margaret “Peggy” Mechling Kose; children, William (Kay), Robert (Joan), Thomas (Debbie), and David (Billie); grandchildren, Bradford (Jessica), Douglas (Elizabeth), Kristi, Jon (Sarah), Benjamin (Nichele), Alexandria, and Kristopher; great-grandchildren, Anabel, Adeline, Nate, and Isaac; brother, Karl; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends may visit from 3-6 p.m. on Sunday, June 4th at Epiphany Lutheran Church, 268 Hill Rd. N., Pickerington, OH 43147, where a funeral service will follow on Monday, June 5th at 10:00 a.m. with an hour of visitation prior.
Interment at Highland Cemetery in Glenford, OH at 2:00 p.m.
Arrangements by the DWAYNE R. SPENCE FUNERAL HOME, 550 Hill Rd. N., Pickerington, OH 43147.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Paul’s memory to Epiphany Lutheran Church.

 Service Information

June 4, 2017

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Epiphany Lutheran Church
268 Hill Rd N
N Pickerington, OH 43147

June 5, 2017

10:00 AM to TBD
Epiphany Lutheran Church
268 Hill Rd N
N Pickerington, OH 43147


Highland Cemetery

Glenford, OH

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