THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Louis "Louie" Piszor, 94, of Eagle River since 1983, formerly of Green Bay, passed away Sunday, March 12 at Aspirus Hospital in Wausau.
Born Jan. 17, 1923 in Goodman, to Albert and Regina (Wojtyla) Piszor, he served in the United States Navy Seabees during World War II as a shovel operator making air strips out of coral.
He owned and operated the "Arena Car Wash" with his wife Rose in Green Bay. After retirement, he worked part-time at Lake Forest as a grounds keeper/ maintenance worker. He enjoyed golf, cars, going to the casino and loved to work outdoors.
He is survived by two children, Gail (John) Farrer of Elizabeth, N.J. and Kay Reil of Eagle River; a sister, Jenny (Don) Reinertsen of Dunbar and two grandchildren.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Rose in 2002; brothers and sisters.
Visitation was held at St. Peter the Fisherman Catholic Church in Eagle River on Friday, March 17 from 10 a.m. until time of a Funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Gaffney Busha Funeral Home of Eagle River assisted the family with arrangements.