Albert “Al” Anthony Hudzinski, age 77, of Princeton, passed away on July 24, 2014, at Theda Clark Medical Center in Neenah. He was born on July 23, 1937, in Reedsburg, Wis., a son of Anthony P. and Juliann C. (Peasall) Hudzinski. After graduating from high school Al served in the U.S. Army Reserves. He was a keen self employed entrepreneur whose driving work ethic led to the initiation of several of local small businesses including Al’s Pumping Service, P&M Rubbish Removal, Tri County Disposal, co-owner of Green Lake Landfill and Badger D Greyhound Kennels. He was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Princeton, and belonged to Walleyes for Tomorrow, Ducks Unlimited and Whitetails Unlimited. Al was an avid outdoors and sportsman who immensely enjoyed fishing, hunting, gathering and gardening, as well as golfing, bowling, cribbage, card games and all sporting activities, just to name a few.
Albert is survived by his five children, Robyn (Darin) Pollei of Shell Lake, Wis., Todd (special friend, Shaaron Ladwig) Hudzinski of Princeton, Lonn (special friend, Alicia Jenkins) Hudzinski of Green Lake, Jill (Robert) Maddux of Sequim, Wash., Tyler (special friend, Billie Sieracki) Hudzinski of Princeton; three grandchildren, Aurora Pollei, Talon Pollei, Mesa Maddux; 2 sisters, Dolores (Stanley) Premo of Rockford, Ill., Dottie (Marvin) Manweiler of Oak Lawn, Ill.; 3 brothers, Joseph (Joanne) Hudzinski of Madison, Raymond (Nell) Hudzinski of Princeton, Dale (Deborah) Hudzinski of Reedsburg; and would like to acknowledge numerous good friends and particularly all the wonderful folks on Fox River Lane; other relatives. He was preceded in death by his parents, Anthony and Juliann Hudzinski; sister, Rosemarie Lenney; brother, Robert Hudzinski; niece, Dawn Manweiler.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Albert “Al” Hudzinski will take place on Saturday, August 2, at 11 a.m., at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 1211 W. Main St. in Princeton, with Father Dale Grubba officiating. Family and friends may call on Friday, August 1, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Wachholz and Sons Funeral Home, 303 W. Harvard St. in Princeton, and again on Saturday, August 2, at the church from 9 a.m. until the time of the service. A private burial will follow the service at All Saints Cemetery in Dellona, Wis. In lieu of flowers, a donation to the Harbour Hospitality House, c/o of Theda Clark Medical Center in Neenah, or to a favorite conservation organization of your choice would honor Al and the family. Please visit our website www.wachholzandsons.com to send private condolences to the family.
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