THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Anthony M. Kiszonas
Issue Date: September 25, 2013
Anthony M. Kiszonas, 96, of Armstrong Creek, passed away peacefully on Thursday, Sept. 19 at Golden Living Center in Florence.
Born in Armstrong Creek on Nov. 15, 1916, son of the late Matt and Agnes (Mikalaskas) Kiszonas, he was a past member of the Goodman School Board and past town supervisor of Armstrong Creek. He enjoyed the outdoors and knew every tree that grew in his forest, was an extremely hard worker, had great work ethics and won awards for making his own maple syrup. He loved spending time with his family, taking Sunday drives, and was an avid gardener.
He is survived by two sons, Ray (Ann) Kiszonas of Goodman and Tony jr. (Diane) Kiszonas of Sturgeon Bay; three daughters, Evelyn Kiszonas of Armstrong Creek, Carol (Lee) Fredrickson of Green Bay and Ruth (Jerry) Schwartz of Armstrong Creek; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren and a sister, Anne (Len) Cieslak.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia; parents; two brothers, Ralph and Bill and a great-grandson, Joseph.
Visitation was held on Tuesday, Sept. 24 from 9 a.m. until Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. at St. Stanislaus Kostka Catholic Church in Armstrong Creek. Msgr. Paul Koszarek ad Deacon Gerald Cross officiated with burial in the Pine Hill Cemetery in Armstrong Creek. Messar-Roubal Funeral Home of Wausaukee assisted the family with arrangements.