Benedict J. Koziczkowski (Ben Kozy), 86, Neenah, died Sunday, Dec. 26, 1999, at the home of his son, Jim.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church, Neenah. The Rev. Michael Koch will officiate. Interment will be in the St. Margaret Cemetery, Neenah.
Friends may call from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the services Thursday at the church. In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established in his name for the American Cancer Society. Kessler Funeral Home, Neenah, is assisting the family with arrangements.
Mr. Koziczkowski was born July 1, 1913, in the town of New Hope, a son of the late Frank and Theodora (Wroblewski) Koziczkowski.
He was married to Theresa Sigman in 1935.
Mr. Koziczkowski worked for Neenah Paper Company. After retiring, he moved to Townsend, where he enjoyed playing cards and fishing.
Survivors include his former wife, Theresa Koziczkowski, Neenah; two daughters, Rose (Bob) Verdon, Fullerton, Calif., and Shirley Ebben, Menasha; four sons, John (Mary), Manning, S.C., Stanley (Barb), Ellisinore, Mo., James (Kathy), Neenah, and Tom, town of Clayton; 14 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren; one brother, Edward Koziczkowski, Stevens Point; and one sister, Sophie Sigman, Stevens Point.
A son, Robert; three grandchildren, Shawn, Kim Marie and Jenny; and a brother, Joseph Kozy, preceded him in death.