LaVern P. Ostrowski, 62, a former Stevens Point resident and the son of a Stevens Point woman, died Friday, Dec. 17, 2010, in Toledo, Ohio.
Services will be held Monday at Newcomer Funeral Home in Ohio.
He served in Vietnam in the U.S. Army 100 1st Airborne Paratrooper division from October 1967 through October 1970. He earned a Purple Heart, Rifle Badge Gallantry Cross with Bronze Star for his service.
He retired from Chrysler Motors of Kenosha and Kokomo, Ind.
Survivors include one daughter, Candida Hollstein, Toledo, Ohio; one son, Vern A. (Ashley Dolan) Ostrowski, Kokomo, Ind.; his mother, Eleanor, Stevens Point; a stepdaughter, Angel (Daniel) Garcia; four brothers, James, Robert (Diane) and Kenneth (Cheryl), all of Stevens Point, and Duane, Nekoosa, two sisters, Delores (Richard) Goretski, Wisconsin Rapids, and Cynthia (Jerry) Kubala, Amherst Junction; one grandchild; and three stepgrandchildren.