The funeral service will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 11, at Pisarski Community Funeral Home & Cremation Center in Plover, with Deacon Richard Rozumalski officiating. Cremation will follow the services.
Visitation will begin at 2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be offered online at www.pisarskifuneralhome.com.
Mr. Wanta was born Oct. 30, 1989, in Stevens Point and graduated from Lincoln High School in Wisconsin Rapids.
Survivors include his mother, Rita (Bobby Turzinski) Rutta, Wisconsin Rapids; two brothers, Jesse (Molly), Onalaska, and Garett (Emily), Stevens Point; his grandparents, Eugene Rutta, Rosholt, and John and Kay Schmidt, Custer; one aunt, Rene (Jim) Lepinski, Stevens Point; his cousins, Chad Orlowski, Plover, Amber and Brian Baumgartner, Appleton, Peyton, Sara and Natalie; and his nieces and nephews, Madison, Hunter, Carter, Ryley, Raegann, Morgan, Scarlet, Mason, Bennett and Grady.
He was preceded in death by his great-grandparents, Steve and Esther Rutta and George and Florence Paukert; and one uncle, Thomas Rutta.