LOUISVILLE-John Kocsis, 90, of Louisville, died on July 12 at Akron City Hospital following a brief illness.
He was born Feb. 23, 1921, in Salem, the son of the late John and Helen Kocsis.
Mr. Kocsis retired from the Plain Local School district where he worked as a custodian. He was a veteran of the Air Force during World War II.
Survivors include his son, Kevin of Hartville; a granddaughter; and a sister, Helen Crowl of Salem.
He was preceded in death on June 30, 2011, by his wife, the former Ruth Pollock, whom he married on Sept. 27, 1951.
In keeping with his wishes, cremation has taken place with a memorial service to be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory at any Chase Bank location to the Sarah Kocsis College donation fund. Condolences and special memories may be shared online at Heritage Cremation Society.