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William R Kosbob

October 21, 1953December 29, 2012

William Kosbob, age 59 passed away on December 28, 2012. He leaves behind his wife Maureen of 34 years, his son Jeremy and fiancée Nicole, his son Alex a 2nd Class Petty Officer in the U.S. Navy and girlfriend Mallorie. He was preceded in death by his son Mathew in 1998. He is also survived by his mother-in-law Henny Rosenman and his mother Patricia as well as his sister Judith Burke, and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews. Bill’s passions were his family and he instilled honesty, compassion, love and public service in his children. Bill was a kindhearted and generous person. He was passionate about baseball and establishing safe activities for the youth of Stamford. He served on the Stamford Board of Representatives, was an EMT and a volunteer firefighter for the Glenbrook Fire Department. There will be a gathering on Saturday, January 5, at 2:00 PM at 115 Wildwood Rd. Donations in Bill’s memory may be made to the Mathew Kosbob Foundation through the Fairfield County Community Foundation or to Domus.

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Carol Nichols

January 2, 2014

To the Kosbob Family,

I'm deeply saddened to hear of your loss. I will say a prayer for you .

Back in 2000 I adopted a Golden Retriever puppy from your family. This little puppy became a very loved family member. She was called to Rainbow Bridge after giving us 13.5 happy years. I'm certain she found Bob's welcoming presence, open arms and loving smile.

May you continue to embrace the joy-filled memories your family shared. I'm so sorry for the tragic losses your family has suffered. May 2014 bring you all much deserved peace and joy.

Wayne Bacon

February 26, 2013

I believe this is the William Kosbob who comforted a friend of mine who died in a fatal car crash in Baltimore in April 1991. If this is him, God Bless him for the comfort he gave Kimberly Schroeder during the hour of suffering she endured while being cut out of her car. It's nice to know that a good man was at her side when she was scared. Even though she would pass away a few hours later, it meant something for you to be there at her most desperate time and need of comfort and a friend.

Janet Gregg DeBiasio

January 9, 2013

Billy, Tommy, Linda and Judy all grew up on the block where I lived as a child in HHK. It was a very friendly neighborhood. Learning of Bill's passing is a reminder of days gone by. Walking to school, sledding on the hill. So sorry to hear about your loss.

Charles (Chaz) Schlater

January 9, 2013

I am so sorry to hear about your loss. I am a fellow Roehl driver and I'm sure I've probably met William out here on the road somewhere. Y'all will be in my thoughts and prayers

Leah Russell

January 7, 2013

I am so sorry for your loss. You will all be in my thoughts and prayers.

Andrea Pavia Garrison

January 6, 2013

Dear Mrs. Kosbob, Jeremy and Alex, I am so sorry to hear of Mr. Kosbob's passing. I remember him as a pillar of strength and a man of great commitment to not only his family, but also to his beliefs all of which he fought passionately for. I will continue to keep all of you in my prayers.

Allan Jay

January 6, 2013

Maureen, Jeremy and Alex,
My deepest sympathies go out to you and the family. I valued the many years working with Bill during the "Hutton" days. He was one of the good ones. I was a privilege knowing him.

January 6, 2013

MAUREEN ,JEREMY AND ALEX.
I WAS SO SORRY TO HEAR OF BILLS PASSING.
I WILL KEEP YOU IN MY
PRAYERS

MARYANN ROBERTS

Jolyn Jackson

January 5, 2013

Hi Jeremy.....I'm so sorry to hear about your Dad....my condolences to you and your family. May God be with you all.

January 5, 2013

Fox, we have known each other for over 35 years! I can only imagine your deep sadness and wish I was closer to assist you anyway I can! You are great godparents to my boys and have always been there! I am so deeply sad for you..Hooefully time will make this somewhat easier! Please lean on me anytime?? Brenda Dissette and sons!!