Theodore B. Wysocki, 95, 2525 Jefferson St., a former Stevens Point businessman, died Thursday, April 13, 2000, at Maple Lane Health Care Center in Shawano.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church with the Rev. Alan Burkhardt officiating. Burial will be in St. Stephen Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at Boston Funeral Home and from 9 a.m. Tuesday at the church until the services. On Monday at the funeral home the Knights of Columbus will lead the rosary at 7 p.m. and the Elks will hold a ritual at 7:30 p.m.
Mr. Wysocki was born Aug. 17, 1904, in Stevens Point, a son of the late John and Regina Wysocki. He attended Stevens Point schools.
He joined the U.S. Navy in 1921, serving in Virginia, Hawaii and Africa. He was honorably discharged in 1925.
He was married to Emily L. Kujawa on Jan. 19, 1930, at St. Stephen Catholic Church.
He owned and operated the South Side Market in Stevens Point from 1923 until he sold the business in 1960.
He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Stevens Point Noon Lions and the Stevens Point Country Club, a life member of BPOElks Lodge 641 and a fourth degree member of the Knights of Columbus Council 1170.
He was president of the Stevens Point Chamber of Commerce in 1938 and was the oldest living past president.
He was a carver and one of his creations, a 25-foot tall Indian, stands west of Stevens Point along the Wisconsin River.
Survivors include his wife; two sisters, Marcyne Stepaniak and Lucille Glodoski, both of Stevens Point.
He was also preceded in death by one daughter, one son, two brothers and four sisters.