A celebration of life service will be held at noon Saturday, March 1, at the Shuda – Plover Family Funeral Home.
Visitation will be at the funeral home from 9 a.m. Saturday until the service.
Condolences may be offered online at www.shudafuneral.com.
Mr. Koback was born July 25, 1937, in Stevens Point, a son of the late Joseph and Elizabeth (Hintz) Koback. He attended local schools.
He was married to Janice C. Lepper June 23, 1956, in Stevens Point. She died April 18, 2011.
He entered the U.S. Army in 1956, served stateside and was honorably discharged in 1963.
The couple settled in Plover.
He was a truck driver for various local companies, most recently Napa.
He owned and operated “Our Family Cleaning” for 30 years. He and his wife also ran the concession stand at Memorial Park in Plover for eight years in the 1970s.
Survivors include three sons, Michael, Gregory (Jennifer) and Kim (Jodie); four daughters, Christine (Joe) Fischer, Brenda (Johann) Varga, Bonnie (Charles) Hansen and Peggy (Scott) King; two sisters, Lucille Konopacky and Lorraine (Ralph) Studinski; two brothers, Donald (Delores) and Steven (Diane); 17 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by two sisters, Mona and Theresea; and two brothers, Harry and Robert.