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Steven Raymond Kosco
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Obituary for Steven Raymond Kosco

Steve Kosco, 64, of Herrin, passed away 11:00 a.m. Saturday, March 17, 2018 at his residence surrounded by his loving family.

Steve retired in May of 2016 after 32 years as the business manager of Carbondale Community High School. After retirement, he started Kosco Insurance thru Midland National Insurance Company.

He was a member of the Pigeon Inn of Herrin; Illinois Association of School Business Officials (IASBO) and the Knights of Columbus Council # 2164 of Herrin.

Steve was born May 27, 1953 in Terre Haute, IN to John J., Sr. and Zelia Pauline (Lenne) Kosco.

Steve was united in marriage with Jennifer Kay Bradley on March 22, 1975 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Herrin.

Surviving are his wife, Jennifer Kosco; son, Gabriel Paul Kosco of Marion; two daughters and sons-in-law, Kendra Marie and Daniel Morgan of Morton, Mary Rose and Robert Greer of Dyersburg, TN; six grandchildren, Steven James Kosco, Gabriel Andrew Kosco, Madison Marie Greer, Lenox Bradley Greer, Bradley Walker Morgan, Charlie Jace Kosco and a granddaughter, Vera Marie Morgan due on April 3rd; four brothers and sisters-in-law, John and Jeanne Kosco, Jr. of Brownsburg, IN, Paul Kosco of Herrin, Bob and Sheilah Kosco of Manor, TX, Jim and Tina Kosco of Johnston City; sister, Mary Katherine of Tybee Island, GA

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother-in-law, Kristofer Dahlin.

Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Monday, March 19, 2018 at Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home, following visitation, in accordance with his wishes, cremation services will be accorded. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home in Herrin with Rev. Robert Jilek officiating. Inurnment will be following services at San Carlo Cemetery in Herrin.

Memorial donations may be made to Shriners Hospital for Children, 4400 Clayton Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63110, envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

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5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home

2704 South Park Avenue
Herrin, IL 62948

Memorial Service




11:00 AM
Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home

2704 South Park Avenue
Herrin, IL 62948

Cemetery Details


San Carlo Cemetery

c/o OLMC
316 West Monroe
Herrin, IL 62948


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