Edward J. Kozlowski, 89, longtime resident of Milford, husband of Dorothy Rindos Kozlowski, died Feb. 18.
Born in Bridgeport on July 9, 1926 to the late August Kozlowski and Anna Biologlowy Kozlowski. Edward began his school years in Milford from kindergarten to high school. He joined the U.S. Navy at age 17 and served for 2 ½ years from 1943 to 1946. In 1946, he and twenty of his fellow students entered the service and received their high school diplomas in absentia. He was in the Pacific theater stationed at Pearl Harbor and received an honorable discharge as Second Class Petty Officer Torpedo Man.