Julius O. Koch
Date of Birth:  October 16, 1921
Date of Death:  April 21, 2019
Arrangements:

Visitation
  • Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  
  • 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • Thursday, April 25, 2019   3:00 to 5:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Service
  • Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  
  • 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • Friday, April 26, 2019   11:00 a.m.
Burial
  • Glen Haven Memorial Park  
  • 7215 Ritchie Highway, Glen Burnie, MD     View Map
  • Friday, April 26, 2019   11:00 a.m.
Details:
  • Julius O. Koch, 97,  a lifelong resident of Pasadena, MD, died on April 21, 2019 in his home. 

    Mr. Koch was born on October 16, 1921 in Baltimore, MD to the late Gustav and Alice Koch. He served honorably in the Army Aircorps during World War II and was awarded the American Theater Service Medal, Good Conduct Medal, and the World War II Victory Medal. Julius worked 35 years for the City of Baltimore, Department of Transit and Traffic. He retired as the Assistant Commissioner in 1988. Julius was a longtime active member of Community United Methodist Church, a 20+ year member and former president of the Mountain Road Kiwanis Club, and a former president of the Northeast High School Athletic Boosters Club when his children were in high school. He truly loved serving his local community. Early in his retirement, he also enjoyed shedding soft crabs in his back yard.

    In addition to his parents, Mr. Koch is preceded in death by his brother, George Koch; sisters, Sylvia Durkin and Lillian Dierker. He is survived by his wife, Grace Koch; son, Dennis Koch (Laura DiBlasi) of Queenstown; daughter, Page Douangboupha (Phan) of St. Petersburg, FL; 2 grandchildren, Corinne and Danah Koch; and 2 great-grandchildren, Layla and Stella Portillo.

    Friends may call on Thursday, April 25th from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. at Stallings Funeral Home, 3111 Mountain Rd., Pasadena, MD 21122 where services will be held on Friday, April 26th at 11:00 a.m. Interment at Glen Haven Memorial Park.