Mr. Joseph R. Wichrowski
- March 5, 1918 - January 16, 2013
- Brooksville, Florida
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“What a wonderful man Joe was. He always had a story to tell. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him. God bless his daughters and their...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Tina Ritz - Tampa, FL - Friend
“My Deepest Condolence to your family. I send my prayers, love, light, and hugs.
2 of 10 | Posted by: Donna Rose - Midvale, UT
“He was the greatest man I will ever know.
Joseph Wichrowski taught us so much...
To be proud of our heritage,
To work hard every day, and
How...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Jennifer Mejia - Spring Hill, FL
“God has a great guy up in the Heavens! Joe will probably be playing his mandolin for all. Down here on earth he had a good life with two daughters...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Sharon Decarolis - Tampa, FL
“Thoughts and prayers are being sent to you all. What a lucky man Joe was to have so much wonderful time with his girls and family. You should be...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Linda Johnston - Brooksville, FL
“Your friends at CENTURY 21 Connections and CENTURY 21 Alliance Realty would like to express our deepest sympathy for your families in this time of...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: CENTURY 21 Connections - FL
“I remember Joe and Lila passing through Virginia on their way to Philadelphia.That's when I got to see and play with my cousins. It was always a...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: JoAnn Whalen - Virginia Beach, VA
“We are so sorry for your loss. We pray you will all find peace and comfort in our Lord and Savior. Hold on to all the happy times and wonderful...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Tom & Sandra Vance - Hudson, FL
“Our thoughts and prayers are with you. We were so glad to have visited with Uncle Joe at mom's 90th birthday party. We enjoyed his stories about...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: John Coner - Chesapeake, VA
“The staff of Turner Funeral Homes wish to express our deepest sympathy to the family of Mr. Wichrowski.
10 of 10 | Posted by: Denise M. Cronin
Joseph R. Wichrowski, age 94, of Brooksville, Fl passed away in his home on January 16, 2013. He was the Husband of the late Lila Wichrowski who passed away in March 1994.
Born in Philadelphia, PA he was a son of the late John and Mary Kathryn (Torchan) Wichrowski. He served our country during World War II in the Merchant Marines. Prior to his retirement he was a Maintenance Supervisor for the Honeywell Corporation. He moved to Hudson, FL in 1956 and moved to Brooksville in 2009. He loved his Mercedes and working on old cars. He enjoyed gardening and raising pigs, goats, chickens, ducks, cows and horses. He loved his dog, Rusty.
He will be deeply missed by his daughters, Diana wife of Daniel Bohman and Mary Kathryn wife of Kevin Sciglia all of Brooksville, FL. He has 3 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. He is also survived by sisters, Flossy wife of Vince Lagamba of Norfolk, VA and Lucille wife of Gilbert Tucker of Philadelphia, PA.
A memorial service and gathering will be held on January 24, 2013 from 4 to 6 PM at the Turner Funeral Home, 504 E. Jefferson Street, Brooksville, FL with a Celebration of Life Service at 5:30 PM.