NAME: Cozad, George Emmett (m. 1w Dorothy Leigh Downey, 2w Marie E. Chenoweth)
OBIT: The Journal, Muscatine, Iowa, Thurs. 24 May 1984
George E. Cozad, 83, 1408 Nebraska St., died Wednesday evening at Muscatine General Hospital.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Ralph J. Wittich Funeral Home with the Rev. Jay Turner officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation will be 3 to 8 p.m. Friday.
The son of Miles and Ella Edwards Cozad, he was born Dec. 28, 1900, in Cheney, Wash. He had resided in Muscatine for the past 78 years.
He first married Dorothy Downey, and she preceded him in death. On Oct. 9, 1948, he married Marie Rann in Muscatine. He was a member of the Musserville United Methodist Church. Mr. Cozad had been a longtime employee of the Roach and Musser Co.
Survivors include his wife; two sons, Robert of Napa Valley, Ariz., and clifford of Muscatine; three daughters, Colleen LaRue, Mrs. Harold (Corrine) Marx and Florine Ramer, all of Muscatine; 18 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, one sister and an infant daughter.