Jerome “Jerry” Wozniczka, age 79 of Rhinelander, died Saturday, April 9, 2016 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Marshfield. Jerry was born September 28, 1936 in Edgar to Nicolas and Helen (Shelbrock) Wozniczka. He married Rita (Brandenburg) Wozniczka December 12, 1986. Jerry had many interests that included his love of woodworking/arts and crafts and was very talented and creative. He also enjoyed watching the Green Bay Packers, Nascar, old westerns, and listening to country music.
Jerry is survived by his wife, Rita Wozniczka of Rhinelander; stepchildren, Bobbi Jo (Dan) Werner, Jodi (Dan) Gillis and Larry Mess; grandchildren, J.P. Steinmetz, Jennifer Steinmetz, Jake (Jessica) Steinmetz, Cody Werner, Tiffany, Ryan, Larry Jr. and Tyler; great-grandchildren, Kaylee Jean, Kamden Blaine, Jayda and Joci; special nephew, Jimmy Wozniczka and niece, Tracy Bolcka. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Tom and Al; sister, Teresa and stepdaughter, Lynn Casper.