A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church, with the Rev. Tom Lindner officiating. Burial with full military honors will be in Guardian Angel Cemetery.
Visitation will be at the church from 10 a.m. Wednesday until the Mass.
Memorials in his name will be established at a later date.
The Pisarski/Dzikoski Funeral Home assisted with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.pisarskifuneralhome.com.
Mr. Wozniak was born March 31, 1925, in Stevens Point, a son of the late Michael and Anna (Kryzanowski) Wozniak. He attended St. Peter Grade School and attended P.J. Jacobs High School.
He enlisted in the U.S. Navy at the age of 17 March 30, 1943, at Great Lakes, Ill. He served in the Navy during World War II. He received the Asiatic Pacific Medal with 2 stars, American Theater Medal and Victory Medal. He was honorably discharged Dec. 15, 1945, at Port Hueneme, Calif.
He was married to Mary Ann Burant Aug. 20, 1948, at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church. She died Aug. 9, 2004.
After the marriage the couple settled in Stevens Point.
He worked as an auto mechanic for Schwartz Buick and also worked at Bake-Rite. In 1956 he was the operator of Park Ridge Texaco. He then became owner and operator of Southside Shell until his retirement April 30, 1985.
He was a member of the Stevens Point Rifle and Pistol Club and served on the Retail Gasoline Dealers Association of Wisconsin board of directors for 15 years.
Survivors include one daughter, Kathy (Jerry) Danczyk, Stevens Point; one son, Carl, Stevens Point; two brothers-in-law, Louie Gard and Donald (Mary) Burant; one sister-in-law, Margaret Adamski; nieces; and nephews.
He was also preceded in death by one sister, Virginia Comas; and three brothers, Frank, Walter and Bruno.