Edward F. Kokosa

  • Died: May 11, 2019
  • Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana

D O McComb and Sons - Pine Valley

1320 East Dupont Rd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46825

Tel. (260) 426-9494

Tribute & Message From The Family


Edward F. Kokosa, 87, died Saturday, May 11, 2019 surrounded by the loving support of his family. Born in Fort Wayne to the late Peter and Stella Kokosa, he graduated from Central Catholic High School and worked as an inspector with Dana Corp. for 45 years, retiring in 1995. In his free time Ed enjoyed camping and fishing. The best catch of his life was finding Lois Ann Saalfrank, whom he married on Nov. 22, 1956. They were longtime members of Queen of Angels Catholic Church. Surviving are his daughters, Laura (John) LaMaster of Fort Wayne and Amy (Duane) Reeve of Richfield, Wisconsin; sons, Ed M., and Joe (Jerri Martin), both of Fort Wayne, and Chris (Mary) of Indianapolis; 9 grandchildren; and 4 great grandchildren. Ed was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Lois, his son Danny, and his siblings John, Harry, Allie, and Ann. Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00 am, Saturday. May 18, at Queen of Angels Catholic Church, 1500 W. State Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN with calling 1 hour prior. Additional calling will be Friday, May, 17 from 4 to 6 pm at D. O. McComb & Sons Pine Valley Park Funeral Home, 1320 E Dupont Rd, Fort Wayne, IN. Burial in Catholic Cemetery. Memorials to St. Mary's Soup Kitchen or Queen of Angels Catholic Church. To sign the online guestbook go to www.mccombandsons.com