James F. Kozek

BRAIDWOOD, Ill. — Mr. James F. Kozek, 69, of Braidwood, Ill., passed away suddenly Friday, Oct. 19, 2012, at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago.

Funeral services will be from the R.W. Patterson Funeral Homes Ltd., Braidwood Chapel, 401 E. Main St., Braidwood, at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23, to the Immaculate Conception Church for Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m.  The Rev. Show Reddy Allam will officiate. Interment is in Guardian Angel Cemetery, Manhattan, Ill.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 22, at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts in Mr. Kozek’s name may be made to the American Stroke Association.

Friends may sign the online guestbook at www.rwpattersonfuneralhomes.com.

R.W. Patterson Funeral Homes, Ltd., Braidwood, is in charge of arrangements. For additional information, call the funeral home at (815) 458-2336.