LODI, N.J. -- Rudolph Koch -- an East Windsor resident, formerly of Lodi -- died on Saturday, April 2. He was 71.
Born in Hackensack, Koch received his bachelor's degree from Rutgers University and his master's degree and PhD from Lehigh. Before retiring, he was a technical systems analyst for Selective Staffing Solutions, in New Brunswick.
He is survived by his companion, Karl Gibson; children Jeremy Koch and his wife Denene, and David Koch and his wife Kelly; grandchildren Jason, Carly, Riley, Noah and Ruby; the mother of his sons, Mel White; sister Sonia Bloodworth and her husband Donald; and nieces and nephew Debra Cangialosi and her husband Edward, Jessica Perdomo and her husband Ralph, and Donald Bloodworth and his wife Diane.
Koch was predeceased by his parents, Herman and Irene Koch.
Visiting hours will be from 10 a.m. to noon, on Tuesday, April 5, at Costa Memorial Home, 170 Central Ave., in Hasbrouck Heights. Cremation will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Alzheimer's Association, by clicking here, or by mail to P.O. Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090-6011.