Karl Martin Koch, Jr. (Cookie) 91 of Endwell, formerly of Butler, PA, died September 17, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. He was a devoted husband to his wife of 68 years, Carol Ann and a loving father to his 9 children, Suzan (Tim) Corwin, Larry (Dolores), Mary Ann (Jim) York, Patti (Brad) Anderson, Kathleen (Jim) Spatafora, Beth (Frank) Giordani, Karl III (Ruth), John (Becky), Tom (Deani), 27 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren, 1 sister, Mary Jo, 3 sisters-in-law, and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents, Karl and Gertrude, 2 brothers, Jack and Bob, and an infant great-granddaughter. He was a branch manager at Associates Commercial Corporation for over 45 years. A man of great faith, he was a Eucharistic Adorer at the Church of the Holy Family, Endwell. He was a member of St. Ambrose Church for over 50 years, where he was a lector and a member of its Holy Name Society. He and his wife were involved in dance clubs and enjoyed many trips in their retirement years.
Funeral services will be held Friday, 9:30 AM from the Leon Pucedo Funeral Home, Inc. 1905 Watson Blvd. Endicott and at 10:00 AM at St. Ambrose Church, 203 Washington Ave. Endicott, where a Funeral Mass will be offered. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Johnson City, NY. The family will receive friends at the Pucedo Funeral Home on Thursday (Today) from 5 to 7 PM. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy in his memory may be made to his favorite charity, Smile Train 633 Third Ave. 9th Floor, NY, NY 10017.
Friday, September 21, 2018
St. Ambrose Church
203 Washington Ave.
Endicott, NY 13760