Irving Kolier, 88

Irving Kolier, age 88, of Wilton, Conn., died Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015, at Norwalk Hospital.

Born in Astoria Queens, N.Y., the son of the late Morris and Minnie Weinstein Kolier, he was the beloved husband of the late Bernice (Parlato) Kolier. A retired research chemist and founding partner of K & K Labs, he enjoyed classical music, reading and taking care of his family.

Mr. Kolier is survived by his children Mark Kolier and his wife Michele of Norwalk, and Audrey Andrew and her husband, Jonathan of Wilton. Mr. Kolier had three grandchildren, Gordon, Haley and Victoria. He was predeceased by his sister Evelyn Weiss.

Cremation services will be held privately through the Magner Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choosing. To leave an online condolence for his family, or for updated service details, please visit