Charles W. Kostka

Charles W. Kostka, 71, of Yorkville and formerly of Burbank and Brookfield, died Sept. 29, 2022 in Aurora. 

Mr. Kostka was born July 1, 1951 in Berwyn. He was a forklift operator at Corey Steel in Cicero, and he had a passion for auto racing.

He was the husband of Catherine (nee Mercer) Kostka; the father of Charles W. Kostka Jr.; the brother of Ron (Cheryl) Kostka and the late Shirley Kostka; and the uncle of Angela, Christa and Ontario (Alex). 

Funeral and cremation services have been held.

Johnson-Nosek Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.

Online condolences, photographs and memories may be shared at JohnsonNosek.com.