George Joseph Zoscsak

February 2, 1921May 11, 2012

George J. Zoscsak aged 91 of Greenville and formerly of Grand Rapids and Freemont, MI passed away May 11, 2012. He was preceded in death by his first wife Christine Pavlovic Zoscsak in 1962, second wife Frances D. Jones Wert Zoscsak in 1997, sister Jeannette, brothers Leonard, Robert (Marilyn), John (Shirley), grandson Danial T. Zoscsak, daughter-in-law Tammie L. Dove Zoscsak, son-in-law John E. Heileman, daughter Betty (Wm Howard), son-in-law Stephen Mazei. George will be lovingly remembered by his wife Barbara Getts-McCowen Zoscsak, children; Jeanette (Vern) Staley, Carol Heileman, George (Corrine), Leonard (Carol), David, Michael (Julie), Roger (Dorene) Zoscsak, Carol Mazei, Verna (Dennis) Lovette, 26 grandchildren, 31 great-grandchildren and 2 great great-grandchildren. George was a WWII Veteran and a Life Member and past Commander of D.A.V., VFW Creston Post, United Veterans Council of Kent County, past National Commander of National Order of Trench Rats, DAV past State Commander, Life member of Catholic War Vets, AML Post 47 and Polish Legion Post #83. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 PM Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at the Reyers North Valley Chapel 2815 Fuller Ave NE. Visitation will be Monday from 2-4 PM and 6-8 PM at the funeral home and 1 hour prior to the service on Tuesday. The Rosary will be prayed on Monday at 7:30 PM at the funeral home. Memorials can be made to American Cancer Society or Friends of the Grand Rapids Home for Veterans.


  • Visitation Monday, May 14, 2012
  • Visitation Monday, May 14, 2012
  • Rosary Monday, May 14, 2012
  • Visitation Tuesday, May 15, 2012
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, May 15, 2012

George Joseph Zoscsak

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Patty Degraevemuskegon

June 25, 2012

sorry Dave to hear about your
Dad Hugs and prayers sent your way my friend

Cindy & Kim

May 21, 2012

George will be missed! He always brightened our day when he came in to see us!

Kathy Kline

May 16, 2012

You were the only dad I had. It was difficult knowing that today was the last day I would ever see your face. But your always in my heart. Thanks for all the memories and always having my back. For believing in me when I didn't believe in me. Love you always and forever your friend, Will see you again. No more pain, suffering or sorrow....ONLY JOY comes in the morning. A daughter that you adopted long ago. Kathy

Jeff French

May 16, 2012

My condolences to George's family. I had the privledge of working with George many years at Meijer. I admired his integrity, compassion and love of his family and country.

May 15, 2012

My thoughts and prayers to the family, may your special memories carry you through this difficult time.
Joni Heimbecker

Adam VanDreumel

May 15, 2012

I worked with George's son, Mike, many years ago. Mike is a great guy and it's clear his father was, too. Our condolences go out to Mike, Julie, and the rest of the family.

Linda Walthorn

May 14, 2012

My prayer go out to George's family. My deepest sympathy, prayers and special memories go out to all his family and friends. Special thoughts to all our comrades who fought for our freedoms. Auxiliary 3023 President

Michele Purcell

May 14, 2012

My prayers and thoughts are with you all. He has entered the gates of glory and now he is at peace. Love you Grandpa. Love Michele and Scott Purcell

May 14, 2012

Lenny & Carol,
I lost my Dad at 93 on July 31. He was a Pearl Harbor Survivor. Hats off to both our Dad's who we will see again in Heaven.Hold onto your very best memories. You have my deepest sympathy. Love & hugs, Mort & Ruthie (Longoria) Zylstra ( I Still miss your mom too Carol)

Jason Zoscsak

May 14, 2012