A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11, at St. Peter Catholic Church, with the Rev. Arul Joseph V. officiating. Full Military Honors will follow the Mass at church. Interment will be at the Guardian Angel Cemetery Columbarium.
Visitation will be in the St. Faustina Room of the church from 9:30 a.m. Wednesday until the Mass.
Pisarski/Dzikoski Funeral Home assisted the family. Condolences may be offered online at www.pisarskifuneralhome.com.
Mr. Milanowski was born March 5, 1927, in Stevens Point, a son of the late Joseph and Mary (Buza) Milanowski.
He was married to Patricia Glodowski Nov. 11, 1961, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Stevens Point.
He served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean War. He was one of the Chosin Few and earned two Purple Hearts, Navy Occupation Medal with Europe Clasp, Korean Service Medal, U.N. Ribbon, PUC and the Good Conduct Medal. He was honorably discharged, at the rank of staff sergeant, Oct. 8, 1952, after more than seven years of service in the Marines.
He worked as a truck driver for many years.
He was a member of the Disabled American Veterans, Loyal Order of Moose and American Legion.
Survivors include his wife, Stevens Point; five sons, David (Renita), Almond, Ronald, Junction City, Donald (Jennifer), Albuquerque, N.M., Glenn (Lori), Bancroft, and James, Stevens Point; two daughters, Roxane (Ron) Eiler, Berlin, and Laurie (Carl) Dvorak, Belgium; three sisters, Jean Grocholski, Gertrude Alfuth and Agnes Turzinski; two brothers, Peter and John; eight grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
He was also preceded in death by two sisters, Bertha Sweek and Irene Discher; and one brother, Ben.