Alexander T. Landowski, 96, Stevens Point, a former Stevens Point police officer and a Portage County bailiff, died Thursday, April 10, 2014, at North Crest Assisted Living Facility, where he made his home for the past seven years.
A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, April 14, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Stevens Point, with the Rev. Arul Joseph V. officiating. Burial with full military honors will be in Guardian Angel Cemetery.
Visitation will be in the St. Faustina Room of the church from 9 a.m. Monday until the Mass, with a rosary being prayed at 9:30 a.m.
Pisarski/Dzikoski Funeral Home in Stevens Point assisted with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.pisarskifuneralhome.com.
Mr. Landowski was born Feb. 23, 1918, in Stevens Point, a son of the late John and Pearl (Mazur) Landowski. He attended local schools.
He served in the U.S. Army as a medic in World War II from 1942 to 1945, earning the Purple Heart, Bronze Star and other awards.
He worked as a police officer for the Stevens Point Police Department from 1947 to 1978. He then worked as a bailiff at the Portage County Courthouse for another 20 years.
He was married to Clara Krupka Oct. 19, 1957, at St. Bartholomew Catholic Church in Mill Creek. She died Dec. 27, 2012.
The couple settled in Stevens Point.
He was a member of St. Peter Catholic Church and the St. Peter’s Holy Name Society.
Survivors include one daughter, Bernadette (Gerald) Adams, Norwalk; five grandchildren, Rose, Lily, Holly, Laurel and Wesley Adams; and one son-in-law, Ken Pepowski, Stevens Point.
He was also preceded in death by one daughter, Dolores Landowski-Pepowski; three sisters, Marie, Annie and Alice; and three brothers, John, Stanley and Anthony.