Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 31, 2013 at the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Friendship, Wisconsin. Father James P. McNamee will officiate. Interment will be at the St. Leo’s Catholic Cemetery, Friendship, Wisconsin.
Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday at Roseberry’s Funeral Home and again on Thursday from 10 a.m. until the time of Mass at St. Joseph Catholic Church.
Walter was born July 29, 1939 in Krasnik, Poland. He grew up in Poland and moved to the United States at age 18 in 1959. Walter lived in Chicago, IL where he worked as a precision welder for Graco in Franklin Park, IL. He married Maria Rzepka on May 17, 1975 in Chicago, Illinois. He retired in 2000, and moved to his present home in Adams, Wisconsin.
Walter enjoyed working on his homes, gardening, reading, and woodworking.
Walter was preceded in death by his parents; son, Mark Wilczopolski; and one brother, Andrew Wilczopolski.
Wife: Maria Wilczopolski of Adams, Wisconsin
Daughter: Monica (Kyle Cada) Wilczopolski of Neenah, Wisconsin
Daughter: Dorothy (Will) Germain of Jenison, Michigan
Daughter: Annette Selby (Ken Jakubowski) of Fox Lake, Illinois
Son: Richard (Karen) Wilczopolski of Antioch, Illinois
Grandchild: Valerie Wilczopolski of Antioch, Illinois
Grandchild: Tracey Wilczopolski of Antioch, Illinois
Grandchild: Charlotte Germain of Jenison, Michigan
Grandchild: Gabriella Germain of Jenison, Michigan
Further survived by nieces, nephews, other family, and friends.
Memorials may be directed to the American Cancer Society Hope Lodge, 611 W. Doege St. Marshfield, WI 54449 or the Adams County Library.