Charles Zdanowicz

Charles Edward Zdanowicz

Friday, August 14th, 1942 - Thursday, October 8th, 2020
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Charles E. Zdanowicz, 78 years old, passed away Thursday, October 8, 2020, at Manor of Kenosha.

He was born August 14, 1942, in Kenosha, WI the son of the late Casimir and Bernice (Waskiewicz) Zdanowicz. He graduated from Mary D. Bradford High School and attended Bryant and Stratton Business College in Milwaukee. After graduation, he served in the United States Air Force until his honorable discharge in 1968.

In 1970, Charles married Susan Elstad (Halstead), they later divorced.

Charles worked as a Computer Operator for St. Catherine’s Hospital and later at Abbott Labs until his retirement in 2009. He enjoyed watching and attending racecar driving, attending airshows and spending time with his family. He was a member of Zion Moose Lodge.

Survivors include his children, Carrie (John) Moyer, Joseph (Melissa) Zdanowicz, John (Derek) Zdanowicz and Kelly Surano; grandchildren, Andrew, Jack, Julia, Anthony, Dominic, Christopher and Luke; two brothers, Phil Zdanowicz and Jim (Linda) Zdanowicz; three sisters, Chris Zdanowicz, Joan Bundy and Kathy Houseman. He is further survived by other loving family and friends.

Memorial visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m.- 11:00 a.m. on October 19, at Proko Funeral Home. Interment will follow at 12:00 p.m. at Southern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery 21731 Spring Street Union Grove, WI.

Proko Funeral Home & Crematory
5111-60th Street
Kenosha, WI 53144
Phone: (262) 654-3533
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  • Visitation

    Monday, October 19th, 2020 | 10:00am - 11:00am
    Monday, October 19th, 2020 10:00am - 11:00am
    Proko Funeral Home & Crematory
    5111 60th Street
    Kenosha, WI 53144
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  • Interment

    Monday, October 19th, 2020 | 12:00pm
    Monday, October 19th, 2020 12:00pm
    Southern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery
    21731 Spring Street
    Union Grove, WI 53182
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Love to Carrie, Joe, John, Kelly; from Mom & Mark

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Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your hearts.
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