William Charles Kozar, 71, of Cary, NC passed away on May 17, 2013, after battling Parkinson's. Bill is survived by his wife Martha of 48 years, daughters Karen Goudy (Mark), Kristina Mueller (John), Kathy Pfahl (Justin) and Kerry Oberlin (Kent) and his 10 loving grandchildren: Marisa, Krystyna, Maria, Madeleine, Nicholas, Logan, McKenna, Tyler, Caroline and Elyse, and his two sisters, Dottie Demora and Julie Plunkett. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Michael.
Bill was born in Brooklyn, NY and remained an avid Brooklyn Dodgers fan. He studied architecture at the University of Cincinnati and practiced his art as a VP of Construction for major restaurant chains for 30 years. Bill's favorite past time was enjoying activities and vacations with his grandchildren and family. He always said his great accomplishment in life was his family.
Visitation will be from 5:00- 8:00 pm at Brown-Wynne Funeral Home, 200 SE Maynard Rd., Cary, NC on Sunday, May 19. Funeral services will be at St. Michael the Archangel Roman Catholic Church on Monday, May 20 at 11:00 am. Burial to follow at the Wake Memorial Park in Cary, NC. Memorial donations may be made to the Sisters of St. Basil the Great, 500 W. Main Street, PO Box 878, Uniontown, PA 15401 or Amedisys Hospice Care, 200 New Fidelity Court, Garner, NC 27529
Condolences and fond memories can be shared at www.brownwynne.com.