GERTRUDE "TRUDY" KOZO

Trudy Kozo of Stanton, DE passed away unexpectedly on July 4, 2017. Trudy grew up in the Hedgeville section of town and moved to the Stanton area after marrying her beloved husband, Joe “Jizu” in 1955. She worked many years as a clerk for Stanton Liquors under various different owners. She enjoyed the daily interaction with her customers and was a dedicated employee up until she retired in 2008.

She enjoyed working on her puzzle books and watching old movies and most importantly spending time with her family.

Trudy was preceded in death by her husband, Joe in 1997. She will be truly missed by her daughters and sons-in-law, Cathy and Bill Kleimann, and Alisa and Hugh McNichol, and her 3 grandchildren whom she adored, Rachel and Andrew Kleimann and Kathryn McNichol. Trudy is also survived by her sister and brother-in-law, Lucille and Don Dunfee, and sister-in-law, Mary C Kulas, in addition to many nieces and nephews. The family would like to thank Beth and Hazel for helping to take care of her this past month.

Services will be held on Friday, July 7, 2017 at McCrery & Harra Funeral Home, 3710 Kirkwood Hwy, Wilm., DE. A viewing will begin at 1pm with a service following at 2pm. Burial will be private.