William G. Hozey

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William G. Hozey

May 25, 1945 - September 07, 2018

William G. Hozey William G. Hozey, 73, Kokomo, passed away at 3:27 p.m. Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, at Community Howard Regional Health, Kokomo. He was born May 25, 1945, in Baltimore City, Maryland. He was the son of the late James B. and Irene (Jordan) Hozey Sr.
William retired in 1999 from Chrysler Corp. and was a member of UAW Local 685. He served with the United States Army as a medic in Korea, earning the rank of sergeant. William enjoyed fishing, hunting, traveling, horse racing, watching college football, and loved his dog, Branson.
William is survived by his children, John Hozey and Heather (Travis) Hainlen; grandchildren, Jack Hozey, Ethan Stone, and Willow Hainlen; siblings, Susan Deckard, James V. Hozey, Connie Porter, John Roberson, Jesse Hozey, Joseph Hozey, Jerry Hamilton, Vernon Hozey, Nora Dotterer, and Sammy Hozey; and several nieces and nephews.
William was preceded in death by his parents and former wife, Jane Hozey.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 14, 2018, at Shirley & Stout Funeral Home & Crematory, 1315 W. Lincoln Road, Kokomo. Entombment will follow in Sunset Memory Gardens, with military honors provided by the United States Army and the VFW Kokomo Military Rites Team. Friends are invited to visit with the family from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made in William's memory to the Kokomo Humane Society. Messages of condolence may be left online at www.shirleyandstout.com.
Published on September 11, 2018
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Thursday September 13, 2018

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Shirley & Stout Funeral Home & Crematory

1315 West Lincoln Road, Kokomo, IN, USA

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Friday September 14, 2018

11:00 AM

Shirley & Stout Funeral Home & Crematory

1315 West Lincoln Road, Kokomo, IN, USA


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