The Obit For Ben Kozlik
(April 10, 1925 -
March 7, 2013)
Skaja Funeral Homes
March 9, 2013
Ben R. Kozlik,
age 87, of Edison Park, Marine Vet. WW II, survivor of Iwo Jima, beloved
husband of Eleanor, loving father of James (Marian), Kenneth (Linda) and
Nancy M. (Terry Moan); cherished grandfather of 4 and great grandfather
Memorial Visitation Sunday 11:00 am until service 1:00 pm at the Skaja
Terrace Funeral Home 7812 N. Milwaukee Ave. Niles.
Ben was deeply loved by his family for his endless devotion. Ben was a
true inspiration to all people during his lifetime. Ben was a former Physical
Education teacher at McArthur Jr. High School in Prosepect Heights. He
coached youth baseball in Edison Park for several years.
Ben played baseball for the University of Notre Dame and palyed for the
Chicago Cubs in their Minor League System.