Rita M. Wiczynski, age 94, of Janesville, died on Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016, at Mercy Hospital & Trauma Center. She was born in Antigo on Sept. 22, 1922, the daughter of William and Anna (Schwentner) Walkovik. She married Irvin Wiczynski in Milwaukee on Sept. 12, 1959, and was a member of St. John Vianney Catholic Church.
Rita is survived by her husband, Irvin Wiczynski; daughter, Marie (Michel) Weber of California; 3 grandchildren: Selina (Jason) Kaufman, Joshua Weber and Emily Weber all of California; other extended family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; and 2 sisters, Lorraine Freisleben, and Ferrell Zuege.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, at ST. JOHN VIANNEY ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH with Very Rev. Paul Arinze officiating. A visitation will be held on Wednesday from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. at the Church. Interment will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY is assisting the family.