Martin V. Szivulka Jr.

Martin V. Szivulka Jr. of the town of Addison passed away Sunday, March 12, 2006 at his residence at the age of 62 years.

Martin was born May 30, 1943 to Martin Sr. and Blanche (nee Budzinski) in Milwaukee. The family moved to the Slinger area where he graduated from Slinger High School, class of 1961.

He served with the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam era in Germany. Martin married Jane Beine in 1965 and the couple lived in West Bend.

He was employed as an assembler at Harley Davidson while attending school for computer programming. In 1970, Martin married Ramona Weier.

After marriage, he received his degree from Bryant & Stratton Business School for software engineering and worked for various companies in banking and education throughout the United States.

Martin enjoyed watching the Marquette Warriors, Green Bay Packers, Star Trek and above all, spending time with his family.

Martin will be deeply missed by his children, Michelle of West Bend and Doug of Minnetonka, Minn.; grandchildren, Lacey Krenzelok of West Bend, Athena (Kevin) Mikrut of Las Vegas, Kolton Krenzelok of Hartford and Chelsey Krenzelok of West Bend; a future great-grandson, Mikrut of Las Vegas; brother, Alan, of Greenfield; other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife of 20 years, Ramona; and two beloved canine companions, Tripper and Trapper.

Funeral services for Martin will be Saturday, March 18 at noon in the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel in West Bend. Interment will be at New St. Mary’s Cemetery.

Visitation will be at the funeral home on Saturday, March 18 from 10 a.m. to the time of service.

Memorials are appreciated to Washington County Humane Society (3650 Hwy. 60, Slinger, WI 53086) or Albrecht Free Clinic (1201 Oak St., West Bend, WI 53095).

"Beam me up Scottie, oops, I mean God!"

Phillip Funeral Home in West Bend is assisting the family.