Julius E. Kucsik, 74, Linn Creek, Mo., passed away Monday, May 6, 2013, in his home. He is survived by his wife, Carol, of the home; five sons, John A. Kucsik, and his wife, Christie, Springfield, Mo., Michael J. Kucsik, Linn, Mo., Daniel R. Kucsik, Linn Creek, Mo. Robert W. Kucsik, and his wife, Kim, Four Seasons, Mo., and Richard J. Kucsik, Jefferson City, Mo.; nine grandchildren, Reavis, Josh, Zach, Nick, Emma, Ethan, Ella, Ben, and Olivia; his mother-in-law, Thelma Link, of Farmington, Missouri; a brother-in-law, Alan L. Link, and his wife, Gilaine, of Kerrville, Texas; many other relatives and friends. Services will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, May 10, 2013, in Holman-Howe Funeral Home of Lebanon, Mo. with burial in Lebanon Cemetery. Visitation will be 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. today (Thursday, May 9, 2013), in the funeral home. Memorial donations to the Dogwood Animal Shelter or Hospice Compassus of Osage Beach may be made through Holman-Howe Funeral Home, P.O. Box 28, Lebanon, MO 65536.