William Wojnicki Jr.
1942-2013 NORTH ADAMS Mr. William Walter Wojnicki Jr., 70, of 189 Kemp Ave. died Thursday March 14, 2013 at North Adams Regional Hospital.
He was born in North Adams on May 29, 1942, son of William W. and Helen (Smith) Wojnicki. He attended schools in Greece and England and completed a civil engineering and drafting degree with Franklin Institute.
Bill was last employed as a civil engineer with the Commonwealth of Mass. Before that, he had worked as a surveyor for the Bear Swamp Project. He also served as a deputy sheriff in Berkshire County.
Bill was a member of the American Society of Mineralogists; the Lepidopterists Society; and the American Entemological Society. He was an avid hunter, fisherman, and sportsman. Bill was a mentor to many children in his neighborhood. He has no known survivors.
FUNERAL NOTICE: A graveside service for William Wojnicki Jr. will be held Wednesday March 20, 2013 at 9:00 AM in Southview cemetery. There are no calling hours.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Northern Berkshire YMCA in care of FLYNN & DAGNOLI-MONTAGNA HOME FOR FUNERALS CENTRAL CHAPEL, 74 Marshall St. North Adams, MA 01247. For further information, please visit www.flynndagnolifuneralhomes.com