April 23, 2019
Dave Kozora, a resident of Milford and a former longtime resident of Dearborn Heights, died peacefully in his home on April 23, 2019 after a valiant battle with cancer. He was 63 years old. He is survived by his loving wife, Susan (nee. Bican) Kozora; his children, George (Stacey) Kozora, Shylah (Jim) Melvin, Jesse (Candice) Kozora; step-son, Kevin (MaryBeth) DeGrood; grandchildren, Madelyn, Kaila, Jordon, Zach, Maddy, Nathaniel, Nevaeh and Emmett; mother, Joan (the late Ray) Kozora; his siblings, Ray (the late Lisa), Jan (Mark) Less, Judy (Dave) Armstrong, Ken (Nia) Kozora, Mary (Bobby) Hall; mother-in-law, Joyce (the late William) Bican, as well as many nieces, nephews, extended family members, dear friends, fellow Knights and friends at St. William Parish and his karate brothers. Visitation will be held at Lynch & Sons Funeral Home, 404 E. Liberty St., Milford on Thursday, April 25, 2019 from 4-8 PM and on Friday, April 26, 2019 from 1-8 PM with a Rosary led by the Knights at 7 PM. A Funeral Mass will be held at St. William Parish, 531 Common Street, Walled Lake, Michigan on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 10 AM, with gathering beginning at 9:30 AM. The Rev. Michael G. Savickas to officiate. A luncheon will follow. Burial Milford Memorial Cemetery, Milford. Memorial contributions may be made in his name to St. William Parish or to the University of Michigan Rogel Cancer Center. For further information phone Lynch & Sons, Milford at 248-684-6645.