Henry Kurkowski

By November 11, 2012 Obituaries

Henry Kurkowski

Henry “Homie” Kurkowski, 58 of Mount Pleasant, SC died Sunday November 11, 2012 after a short battle with cancer. Mr. Kurkowski was originally from Geneva, Ohio and was self-employed as an electrician. Although Mr. Kurkowski left Ohio for the warmer weather of South Carolina, he never forgot his hometown teams in Cleveland. He loved to play guitar in his spare time.

Mr. Kurkowski was preceded in death by his parents Henry and Bernice (Drozd) Kurkowski and a brother Raymond Kurkowski. He is survived by his longtime girlfriend Joann Freeman, a daughter, two nieces Breeze Kurkowski Wagner and Brandy Kurkowski, a sister Cynthia Kurkowski of Stowe OH, a brother Brad Kurkowski of London England and many other family and friends. He loved and was loved by many.

A memorial service is planned at The Zoo in Mount Pleasant – 1419 Ben Sawyer Boulevard on November 17, 2012 at 3:00pm. Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation & Burial Services.


  • Dee and Danell Miller says:

    We will miss you, Uncle Hank! We were so glad to keep you company during your final days. May you rest in peace.

  • Charlie says:

    Reckon it was just time to slow that mustache down. Hank was loved dearly by all us Island Boys, and always will be. Please make an effort to make the gathering at the Zoo to celebrate the life of one of the most unique characters we were blessed to know and love.