Norbert A. Goskowicz, 76, Bloomfield, Ind., brother of three Portage County women, died Thursday, July 27, 2000, at Bloomington Hospital in Bloomington, Ind.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Knowlton with the Rev. Joseph Grassl officiating. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Beste Funeral Home in Mosinee and again from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the church. A prayer service will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Mr. Goskowicz was born March 27, 1924, in Galloway, a son of the late Frank and Adelia (Stroik) Goskowicz.
He served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II and the Korean War.
He was married to Helen Javorek on Aug. 3, 1946, at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Knowlton.
He was director of plant operations for Swift and Co. in Chicago from 1945 until 1986, and then general manager for Worthington Packing Plant in Worthington, Ind.
He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, American Legion, VFW and Brute Society.
Survivors include his wife; one daughter, Christine (Rob) Larson, Woodland Park, Colo.; five brothers, Julian and Alvin, both of Milwaukee, Anton (Rose), Manitowish Waters, Eugene (Kay), Fort Wayne, Ind., and Jim (Sue), Oak Ridge, Tenn.; six sisters, Elizabeth Garski, Rosholt, Esther Ostrowski, Wittenberg, Wanda (Henry) Trzebiatowski and Eleanor (Alex) Brzezinski, both of Stevens Point, Bernadetta (Ervin) Wanta, Hatley, and Bernice Szeremet, Milwaukee; and two grandchildren.