Roman J. Holz

Roman J. Holz passed away at the age of 86 on Saturday, March 3, 2007 at the Wisconsin Veterans Home in King. On Saturday, May 5, interment followed by military honors will take place at 11 a.m. at St. Francis Borgia Catholic Cemetery in Mequon. Military honors will be conducted under the auspices of the American Legion Post #288 of Cedarburg. Mueller Funeral Home in Cedarburg is serving the family.

Roman was a veteran of World War II and served most of his time as an ambulance driver for the army hospital in Seattle, Wash. After military service, he spent many years working the family farm in Cedarburg. He retired in northern Wisconsin near Marshfield where he enjoyed hunting and fishing. He also enjoyed repairing cars, farm machinery and tractors. In 2003, he entered the Wisconsin Veterans Home where he lived until his death.

Roman is survived by his brothers Herbert (Clarice) of Mesa, Ariz. and Albert (Betty) of Graham, Wash.; his sisters Helen Drzewiecki of Cedarburg, Eleanor (Donald) Ansay of Belgium and Florence (Earl) Putzbach of Cedarburg; and his sister-in-law Arlene Holz of Milwaukee. He is further survived by nieces, nephews and friends.

Roman was preceded in death by his parents; his brother Erwin; brother-in-law Robert Drzewiecki; and nephew Russell Ansay. For online condolences, please visit