Frank N. Trzebiatowski, 93, Rosholt, a former owner of the Alban Store, died Wednesday, May 29, 2013, at Iola Living Assistance in Iola.
A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Adalbert Catholic Church in Rosholt, with the Rev. Gregory Michaud officiating. Interment will be in the parish cemetery.
Visitation will be at Voie Funeral Home in Iola 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, with a rosary at 7:30 p.m.
Condolences may be offered online at www.voiefuneralhome.com.
Mr. Trzebiatowski was born Sept. 22, 1919, in the town of Alban, a son of the late John and Rosie (Augustyniak) Trzebiatowski Sr.
He served in the U.S. Army from June 1941 to October 1945, serving as a corporal with Battery B, 194th Field Artillery, at Fort Sill, Okla. He was transferred overseas to the South Pacific for two-and-a-half years before being honorably discharged in October1945. He was awarded the Good Conduct, American Defense Service, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign, and The World War II Victory medals. He also received the Marksman Badge and Honorable Lapel Button World War II.
He was married to Ann Gilmeister on Sept. 10, 1949, at St. Adalbert Catholic Church in Rosholt.
They owned and operated the Alban Store for 20 years until his retirement.
He was a member of American Legion Post 509 for more than 50 years.
He was a member of St. Adalbert Catholic Church and the Men’s Rosary Society.
Survivors include his wife; one son, Dennis, Iola; one daughter, Mary Cresson, Scandinavia; three sisters, Loretta Gilmeister, Clara (Jim) McAndrews and Jeanette (Tom) Young; one brother, Ted (Priscilla); six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by five brothers, John Jr., Hank, Tony and infant twin brothers, Peter and Paul; and two sisters, Evelyn Barwig and Patricia Gavin.