top banner

Obituary Listings

Proud to Be Family Owned and Operated.

Melvin James Blohowiak

March 12, 1928 November 25, 2016
Melvin James Blohowiak
There are condolences waiting approval on Melvin's Tribute wall

Plant a tree in memory of Melvin

An environmentally friendly option
Obituary for Melvin James Blohowiak

Melvin James Blohowiak, 88, of Oconto, peacefully left his earthly home and entered into eternal life on November 25, 2016. He was born March 12, 1928 in Green Bay to the late George and Katherine (Splan) Blohowiak. Melvin married Rosemary (Jicha) Matravers on October 10, 1981. Mel enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He loved music, especially polkas. Mel shared many laughs and stories with the people he loved. The moral of his story was to “Keep a smile on your face and let the world wonder why.” Melvin was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Oconto. He was a Teamster Rep. and a hobby woodworker.

Melvin is survived by his wife, Rosemary Blohowiak; daughter, Theresa Dreier; sons, Ken (Barb) Blohowiak, Lloyd Blohowiak, Dennis Blohowiak, Gary Ball, Todd (Ellie) Blohowiak, Andy Blohowiak; step-children, Rich (Beth) Matravers, Debby (Terry) Moody, Carol (Tim) Enderby; brother, Donald Blohowiak; sister-in-law, Delores Blohowiak; and many grandchildren, great grandchildren, relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Mary Ellen; sons, Mark and Tom Blohowiak; brothers, George (Hazel) Blohowiak, Gordon Blohowiak; sisters, Lorraine (Bill) Gore, Virginia (Howard) Archambeau.

The family will receive relatives and friends at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Oconto, from 9 to 11 AM Wednesday, November 30, 2016. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11 AM Wednesday at the church with the Rev. Joel Sember officiating. Online condolences may be expressed at www.gallagherfuneralhome.net.

A special thank you to the staff at Woodland Villages, Oconto, Bellin Hospital and Unity Hospice for their special love and care.

To plant a tree in memory of Melvin James Blohowiak, visit the Tribute Store.

Previous Events

Visitation

Wednesday

30

Nov

9:00 AM 11/30/2016 9:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 11/30/2016 11:00:00 AM
Holy Trinity Catholic Church

300 Arbutus Avenue
Oconto, WI 54153

Holy Trinity Catholic Church
300 Arbutus Avenue Oconto 54153 WI
United States

Service

Wednesday

30

Nov

11:00 AM 11/30/2016 11:00:00 AM
Holy Trinity Catholic Church

300 Arbutus Avenue
Oconto, WI 54153

Mass of Christian burial by Rev. Joel Sember.

Holy Trinity Catholic Church
300 Arbutus Avenue Oconto 54153 WI
United States
Albums

Create new album
 
Subscribe To Obituaries


alt

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Loading...