Allen Jozwiak(1948 - 2014)

Allen "Butch" Jozwiak

Allen 'Butch' Jozwiak, 65, Germantown, died Thursday, March 27, 2014 at Community Memorial Hospital, Menomonee Falls.

He was born August 19, 1948 in Wausau, the son of the late William 'Bill' Jozwiak and Dolores (Woznicki) Jozwiak, Hatley.

Butch was a veteran of the US Army proudly serving during the Vietnam War and was a member of the Ringle/Hatley VFW and the Hatley American Legion Post #471.

On June 8, 1996, Butch was united in marriage to Mary Abel at St. Florian's Catholic Church, Hatley. She survives.

Butch was a mason, real estate agent, worked at Greenheck Fan, Schofield and most recently was empoyed as a parts person at Paper Machinery Corporation, Milwaukee. He was an avid golfer, bowler, (once bowling a 300 game), hunter and fisherman. He played for the Hatley Braves baseball club and was a Green Bay Packer and Milwaukee Brewers Fan. An avid outdoorsman, Butch enjoyed hunting for elk, deer, pheasant, turkey, and enjoyed his Canada fishing trips and going out west hunting.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Jozwiak; mother, Dolores Jozwiak; step children, Kerry Gryske and her children, Elizabeth, Michael and Brooke, all of Belgium and Rik (Kerri) Kluessendorf and their daughter, Ellie, all of Port Washington; sisters, Judy (Doug) Bresser, San Diego, Nancy Stachowiak, Neenah and Carrie (Chet) Olds, Schofield; nieces and nephews, Tracy (Michael) Real, Leah (Cody Norris) Olds and Travis Olds and two great nephews, Sebastian and Emilio; numerous family, relatives and friends as well as his beloved dog, Sara.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 6pm, Sunday, March 30, 2014 at St. Florian's Catholic Church, Hatley. Fr. Roy Witucki will officiate. Private interment will be in the parish cemetery with military rites conducted by the VFW and the American Legion. Visitation will be held on Sunday from 4pm until the time of service at the church. Schmidt & Schulta Funeral Home, Wittenberg is assisting the family with funeral arrangements. The family guest book and condolences are available at

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Schmidt & Schulta Funeral Home
401 W. College Ave Wittenberg, WI 54499

Published in the Wausau Daily Herald on Mar. 30, 2014