Peter S. Boris, 55, Stevens Point, the owner and operator of Boris Trucking and Safeguard Services, died at home Sunday, May 4, 2014, after a 4-1/2-year battle with lipo sarcoma cancer. He was under the care of Heartland Home Health Care and Hospice.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 8, at St. Peter Catholic Church, 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. Thursday until the Mass.
Memorials in his name will be established at a later date.
Pisarski Funeral Homes of Stevens Point and Plover assisted with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.pisarskifuneralhome.com.
Mr. Boris was born Sept. 19, 1958, in Stevens Point, a son of the late Peter F. and Louise (Fabiszak) Boris. He attended local schools.
He served in the U.S. Army and was honorably discharged in 1977.
He was married to Marie “Mari” Worzalla Oct. 6, 1983, in Stevens Point.
He was owner and operator of Boris Trucking and Safeguard Services.
Survivors include his wife, Mari Boris, Stevens Point; four children, Dawn (Dan) Budelier, Peter Brandon-Ray Boris, Dody (Robert) Waldoch and Dayton Boris, all of Stevens Point; two brothers, Robert (Lori), Phillips, and Jeff (Renee), Amherst; seven sisters, Carolyn (Tony) Firkus, Plover, Ann Stroik and Russ, Plainfield, Patti (Jerry) Worzalla, Plover, and Cheryle (Tom) Janiszewski, Sandra (Robert) Williams, Debra (Perry) Piotrowski and Marion (Emmy) Danielski, all of Stevens Point; three stepbrothers, Wayne Wayerski, Junction City, Ken (Cindy) Wayerski, Clintonville, and Dale (Angie) Wayerski, Custer; four stepsisters, Shirley (Ron) Hertel, Phillips, Diane Feltz, Rosholt, and Tina (Ernie) Feltz and Janis Klismith, both of Stevens Point; and five grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by one brother, Daniel Boris; and two stepfathers, Raymond Wayerski and Ervin Boerschinger.