William Martin Malinowski


Nov. 14, 1926 - March 1, 2013



William Martin Malinowski of Waukesha passed away Friday, March 1, 2013, at the age of 86. He was born Nov. 14, 1926, in Milwaukee, the son of Casimir and Justina (nee Krenska) Malinowski.


William attended St. Vincent Grade School and South Division High School. He worked at Allen Bradley for 37 years and was an active member in the Model Makers Union. William was also a member of the Polish National Alliance, enjoyed golfing, fishing, and gambling, and loved to go out and eat. His greatest joy, however, was spending time with his family and friends. 

William will be sadly missed by his sister, Helen (the late Walter) Rzad; daughter, Debbie (John) Meltzer, and their children, Ben and Sari; son, Mark (Liz) Malinowski and their children, Caleb, Clare and Joshua; daughter, Judy (Howard) Ledden and their children, Casey and Lindsey; nieces and nephews, Joanne Mick, Dan Serafin, John Serafin, Loni Kagen and Randy Rzad; as well as many other relatives and friends.


He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Delores; his parents; and various other family members.


The visitation for William will be held from 10 a.m. until the 11:30 Mass of Christian burial Wednesday, March 6, at St. William Catholic Church, 440 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. The Rev. Kevin Barnekow will be officiating. Burial will take place at 10 a.m. Thursday, March 7, at St. Adalbert Cemetery, 3801 S. Sixth St., Milwaukee.


In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated by the family to the Midwest Kidney Care, LLC, 111 Ann St., Waukesha, WI 53188.


Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family.  For an online obituary or to leave a message of condolence, please visit www.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com, or call 542-6609.