Stanley T. Kosinski of Stratford, died Sept. 1, at Bridgeport Hospital after a brief illness. He was 85. Before living in Stratford, Stan and his family lived in Darien for over 30 years and Westport for 10 years.

Son of the late Joseph Kosinski and Mary Bogacki, he was born April 19, 1928 and was raised in Stamford. Mr. Kosinski attended Holy Name of Jesus Church and School and graduated from Stamford High School. He also attended engineering classes at Bridgeport University.

He served in the Army during the Korean War and was honorably discharged in 1952 with the rank of Sargent.

Stan married his wife Martha Moody on August 10, 1957. They raised three children in Darien and Westport.

The early years of his career were spent at Crawford and Russell. The last 20 years of his career were spent as the president of Recon Associates. Recon provided engineering consulting services to the insurance property loss industry.

He enjoyed cooking, gardening, cultivating his fruit trees, wine making, dining out, their pet Labrador Retrievers and traveling the country including their condo in Fort Pierce, Fla. that they owned for many years.

He is survived by his wife Martha of Stratford, children Patricia Kosinski of Brookhaven, Pa., Kenneth Kosinski and his wife Karen of Westport, Robert Kosinski and his wife Janice of New Canaan; five grandchildren Nicole, Christopher, Danielle, Greer, Chase; his sister Jane Karwoski of Stamford and many nieces and nephews.

A Mass of Christian Burial was held at Holy Name of Jesus Roman Catholic Church, 4 Pulaski Street, Stamford on Thursday, Sept. 5 at 11 a.m. Burial followed at Spring Grove Cemetery, Darien.

Memorial contributions may be made to Family Support Line, 100 West 6th Street, Media, Pa. 19063.