Age 94, of the Wisconsin Veterans Home, passed away Thursday, November 7, 2013. He was born in Milwaukee on December 4, 1918, the son of the late Teofil and Mary (Nowak) Brudnicki. Adam served with the U.S. Navy during WWII and was aboard the LST 483. They were assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific Theater earning four battle stars: Saipan, Tinian, Leyte Landings and Okinawa. He worked most of his life as a cabinet maker and enjoyed musky fishing with his homemade lures.
Adam is survived by nine children: Randy (Susan) of TX; Ron (Jody) of Green Bay; JoNell (Jay) Wells of UT; Denis (Louise) of UT; Larry (June) of GA; LaRae (Bill) Ganz of UT; Leon (Lori) of Green Bay, Jillene Brudnicki of UT and Kelline (Shane Ferguson) Brudnicki of GA; 18 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and a sister, Evelyn Dittman of Milwaukee.
He was preceded in death by brothers: John, Anthony, Edward, Stanley, Lloyd, John and Frank; and sisters: Nellie and Esther.
The funeral service will be on Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 12 p.m. at the Maple Crest Funeral Home of Waupaca, with Fr. Paul VandenHogen officiating. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of the service. Burial and military honors will take place at Central Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery.
Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette on Nov. 10, 2013