Kozen, Paul R., 85, of Lilly, passed away August 6, 2019 at Maple Winds Care Center, Portage. Born in April 27, 1934 in Lilly, the son of Albert and Mary (Kozlick) Kozen. Deceased family members include his parents, brothers, Carl, Frank, John, Stanley, Anthony, and Joseph Kozen; and sisters, Anna Kozen, Julia Pyo, and Lucy Wills. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Army Airborne Veteran of the Korean War. Former member of Post 895 VFW, Portage; member of Post 628 Lilly American Legion. Retired Back Tender at Applikay Textile in Passaic, NJ. Friends received from 6-8 pm, Friday at the Serenko-Claar Funeral Home, PC, Portage, where funeral services will be held at 10 am, Saturday; Father Tom Stabile, TOR, officiating. Committal in St. Francis Xavier Cemetery, Cresson. Military Funeral Rites by the Portage Ritual Team. Online condolences may be made at www.serenkoclaarfuneralhome.com.