John Henry Koscher

  • Born: October 20, 1945
  • Died: January 6, 2019
  • Location: McHenry, Illinois

Colonial Funeral Home & Crematory

591 Ridgeview Drive
McHenry, IL 60050
Tel. (815) 385-0063

Tribute & Message From The Family

Loving Husband, Father, and Grandfather

John Henry Koscher, age 73, of McHenry, passed away at his home on Sunday, January 6, 2019, surrounded by his loving family. John was born October 20, 1945 in North Judson, Indiana, the son of Joseph and Charlotte (Yeager) Koscher. On August 12, 1978, he married Cathy Cserep at Shepherd of the Hills Church in McHenry.
John worked in the electronics' industry for many years. He retired in 2012 from Heartland after 18 years of service. Shortly after his retirement, John went back to work part-time with Heartland. He loved to tinker with ships, planes and electronics. He further enjoyed playing his guitar and piano, but his true enjoyment came from playing with his granddaughter Lilly.
John is survived by his loving wife, Cathy Koscher; his children, Annette (Dan) Cooke, Scott Koscher, Joe Koscher and Kristin Koscher; grandchildren, Matthew and Michael Cooke, and Lilly Koscher; and numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, John was preceded in death by his brothers, Ron and Bob Koscher, and niece, Jody Koscher.
Visitation will be held on Friday, January 11, 2019, from 3-6 p.m., at Colonial Funeral Home, 591 Ridgeview Drive, McHenry. A Memorial Service will be held at 6 p.m., in the funeral home chapel.