Anthony P. Golla, 64, Ogdensburg, a Stevens Point native, died Wednesday, Oct. 13, 1999, at Appleton Medical Center following a brief illness.
Funeral services were Saturday, Oct. 16, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Manawa. Burial was in Ogdensburg Park Cemetery.
Visitation was held at the church prior to services. The Cline-Hanson-Dahlke Funeral Home, Manawa, assisted the family with arrangements.
Mr. Golla was born June 20, 1935, in Stevens Point, a son of the late Antone and Anna (Kontney) Golla. He attended Plover Hills grade school and graduated from P.J. Jacobs High School.
He served in the U.S. Navy from Sept. 1952 until June of 1956 during the Korean War aboard the U.S.S. Yarnall and U.S.S. Richard B. Anderson as a fire control technician.
He was married to Ramona Barden of the town of Buena Vista on Nov. 17, 1956, at St. Patrick Catholic Church in the town of Lanark.
Mr. Golla worked at Milwaukee Engine, Kaukauna, until his retirement in 1997, delivering hyster equipment in Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
The Gollas also operated what is now Feltz Grocery Store on Highway 54 for a time.
They were also members of the Western Union country band.
Survivors include his wife; two sons, Donald (Janet), New London, and Rick (Megan), Phoenix, Ariz.; two daughters, Brenda (Peter) Huhn, Hortonville, and Lisa Golla, Milwaukee; four sisters, Celia Feltz, Plover, Alice Smith, Stevens Point, Virginia (Don) Zblewski, Amherst, and DeLores Groshek, Amherst Junction; three brothers, Ernest (Agnes), Ogdensburg, and Clarence (Viola) and Gregory (Barb), both of Stevens Point; and six grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by two brothers and five sisters.