Roger G. Pozorski


March 24, 1936 - Nov. 22, 2009



Roger G. Pozorski died peacefully at his home in Big Bend on Sunday evening, Nov. 22, 2009. He was 73.


Roger was born in Milwaukee on March 24, 1936, the son of Victor and Jeanette (nee Czarniak) Pozorski.


Roger served in the U.S. Marine Corps, Platoon 217, First Recon Battalion, from Feb. 4, 1957, to Feb. 3, 1959, and Camp Pendleton, Calif.


He is survived by his beloved and devoted wife of 48 years, Mary (nee Gaethke), and his four children and 10 grandchildren: Cheryl and Todd Cowie and their children, Justin, Brandon and Michael; Grant and Tanya and their children, Taylor, Brayden and Nicole; Lynn and Dave Gilbert and their children, David and Hanna; and Michelle and Mike Mueller and their children, Lauren and Michael.  He is further survived by other loving family and friends.


Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. until the 5 p.m. service Friday, Nov. 27, at Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, S89-W22970 Maple Ave. (Highway 164 and Maple Avenue), Big Bend.


Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral and Cremation Services in Mukwonago is serving the family. For more information, call 363-7126 or visit online at



“We find comfort in knowing he now rests peacefully in the arms of our loving Savior.”