Per his wishes there will be no formal services. Burial will take place at the LinwoodUnionCemetery in the town of Linwood.
Pisarski/Dzikoski Funeral Home of Stevens Point assisted the family with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.pisarskifuneralhome.com.
Mr. Kucharzak was born Dec. 7, 1933, in Chicago, Ill., a son of the late Walter and Anna (Szczypka) Kucharzak. He attended schools in Chicago.
He was married to Catherine Annis Oct. 27, 1952, in Stevens Point. She died May 25, 2011.
He worked for Consolidated Papers Whiting Division, retiring after 36 years.
Survivors include two sons, Kenneth (Sung), Alaska, and Martin (Tammy), Stevens Point; two sisters, Mary Ann (Frank) Wieczorek and Barbara (Richard) Wieczorek, both of Rosholt; five grandchildren, Chris (David) Drennon, Tracy (Jerry) Sanchez, Candice Kucharzak, Bradley (Danielle) Kucharzak and Brandon Kucharzak; and six great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by one brother, Ted.