Josephine Kocoloski

Josephine Kocoloski, 100 of Zanesville passed away Tuesday, November 15, 2022 at her residence at Primrose Retirement Center where she had resided since August 22, 2008.

She was born Friday, August 18, 1922 in Gallitzin, PA and was a member of St. Nicholas Catholic Church, Zanesville.

She is survived by three children: James (Nancy) Kocoloski of Ann Arbor, Ml and Isle of Palms, SC; Philip (Joan) Kocoloski of Nashport, OH; and Deborah (Kenneth) Kleppe of Dallas, TX.; 13 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Josephine was preceded in death by her parents, Frank & Mary Filus; her husband, Blaine Kocoloski who passed away October 23, 2015; a son, J. Lawrence, and a grandson, Andrew Blaine.

Friends may call 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at the Bryan & Hardwick Funeral Home with Funeral Mass to follow at 1:00 PM on Monday, November 21, 2022 at the St. Nicholas Catholic Church with Fr. Martin Ralko as celebrant. Entombment will take place the following day, 1:30 PM Tuesday, November 22 at the Mausoleum at the Calvary Cemetery in Altoona, PA.

The Bryan & Hardwick Funeral Home, 2318 Maple Ave. Zanesville is in charge of the arrangements. To share memories and condolences with Josephine’s family please visit