On June 1, 2005, MICHAEL KOCH, beloved husband of the late Gertrude Varina Ruth Koch, loving father of Michael Joyce, loving Uncle of Roslyn Kronenberg Sarshar, great uncle of Maryam, Kamran & Farah Sarshar, dearest son of the late Frederick and Veronica (nee Rowan) Koch., lovingly reunited with recently deceased brother Donald and siblings Franklin, Frederick, Mary, Joseph, Emory and John. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews whom remember him most fondly for his gentle demeanor and abundant mirth. Mr. Koch was a dental technician for many years with Cooperative Dental Lab. In his memory contributions may be made to the Helping Up Mission, 1029 East Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21202-4790. A Funeral Service will be held at the family owned Ruck Towson Funeral Home, 1050 York Rd, (beltway exit 26a) on Wednesday at 11 AM, Interment Glen Haven Cemetery. Friends may call on Tuesday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 PM.