A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 21, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, with the Rev. Dennis Stanchik officiating. Full military honors will follow at the church. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.
Memorials in his name will be established at a later date.
Visitation will be at the church from 9 a.m. Tuesday until the Mass.
Pisarski/Dzikoski Funeral Home of Stevens Point assisted with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.pisarskifuneralhome.com.
Mr. May was born Dec. 14, 1920, in Sturgeon Bay, a son of the late Peter and Goldie (Nelson) May. He grew up in Sturgeon Bay and graduated from Sturgeon Bay High School in 1939.
He served in the U.S. Coast Guard during World War II for six years and sailed on the Great Lakes for five years.
He was married to Marian Zelhofer April 10, 1948.
They resided in Elm Grove for two years, Brookfield for 53 years and then moved to Stevens Point in 2008.
He received a Real Estate Brokers License in 1972. He was employed as an electrician with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers-Local 494, where he retired in 1983. He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the American Legion.
He was a longtime blood donor and Boy Scout leader.
Survivors include his wife, Marian, Stevens Point; four sons, Ronald (Cathy), Verona, Steven (Lori) and Jeffrey, both of Stevens Point, and Randall (Karen), Dousman; one brother, Herbert, Appleton; seven grandchildren; and three-great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by six brothers, Virgil, Dean, Kenneth, Melvin, Vernon and Daniel.