Jeffery J. Worzalla age 60, of Stevens Point passed away unexpectedly at his home on June 15, 2013.
A Celebration of Life service for Jeffery will be held on Thursday June 20, 2013 at 6:30 PM at the Shuda Funeral Chapel - Stevens Point. Rev. David Ficken will officiate. Friends may call from 5:00 PM to the time of service at the funeral home on Thursday.
Jeffery was born September 28, 1952 in Stevens Point, the son of Norbert and Mary "Roxy" (Zellmer) Worzalla. He graduated from Pacelli High School in 1970, and later began a 34 year career at the Donaldson Company, retiring in 2012. On October 11, 1975 Jeffery married Margaret "Mel" Melrose at Bukolt Park. He enjoyed golfing, playing on county pool leagues, camping with friends, playing trivia, his pets, and cooking holiday meals. He was a loyal Packer Fan, and was an accomplished musician and music lover. He loved spending time with friends, family and his pets in his yard along the Wisconsin River.
Jeffery is survived by his wife "Mel"; and their children: Jeffery "Jami" Worzalla and his significant other Heather Luddington, Plover; Christen "Christy" Worzalla and grandson Evan Worzalla, Stevens Point. 2 brothers: Dennis (Mary) Worzalla and Paul Worzalla, both of Stevens Point. 4 sisters: Kati (Roger) Bemowski, Stevens Point; Carol (Dennis) Church, Biron; Nancy (Chuck) Millard, Stevens Point; Peggy (Mike) Keel, Plover. His Mother-in-Law, Shirley Melrose, Menomonie; 2 brothers-in-law: Marc (Donna) Melrose and Bruce (Debra) Melrose, both of Minneapolis. Numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, his brother Tommy, his Father-in-Law Robert Melrose and Brother-in-Law, John Melrose.
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