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Pfeil Funeral Homes - Sandusky Chapel
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Sandusky, OH 44870
Phone: 419-625-2655

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Joseph A. "Joe" Hozvicka, 69, of Brunswick, Ohio passed away Tuesday, February 16, 2016 in the Ohio Veterans Home, Sandusky following a lengthy illness.

Joe was born May 1, 1946 in Saub, Germany and came to the United States with his family in 1951.

He was a 1967 graduate of Brooklyn High School and had attended Tri C Community College. Joe served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam Era and retired in 2002 as a truck driver.

He is survived by his loving wife of 31 years, the former Carole A. Watson; two daughters, Tammy (Al) Phillips of Brunswick and Constance; one son, Daniel; two grandchildren, Mikaela and Paige Phillips.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Pauline (Hozvicka) Borlak and step-father, John Borlak.

Graveside services for the family will be held in the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, Rittman, Ohio.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675.

Pfeil Funeral Home, Sandusky Chapel, 617 Columbus Avenue, Sandusky is assisting the family with arrangements.

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