Mass of Christian Burial will be on Saturday, December 11, 2004 at 10:00 AM at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in St. Cloud, for Roy V. Maslonkowski, age 81 of St. Cloud, who died on Thursday at the St. Cloud Hospital. Rev. Timothy Wenzel will officiate. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. Friends may call on Friday (TODAY) between 4:00-8:00 PM and on Saturday after 9:00 AM at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in St. Cloud. Knights of Columbus Council # 961 will pray at 6:30 PM followed by the Parish Prayers at 7:00 PM. Funeral arrangements are being made with the Daniel Funeral Home in St. Cloud.
Roy was born May 2, 1923 in St. Cloud to John and Ann (Thelen) Maslonkowski. He served in the US Army Air Corps during WWII. He married Irene Tamble on June 14th, 1948 at St. Mary's Cathedral in St. Cloud. He was employed as a letter carrier for the US Postal Service for thirty years retiring in 1978. Roy was a member of St. Anthony's Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus Council # 961, and the National Association of Letter Carriers.
Survivors: his wife Irene, children; John Maslonkowski (Donna), St. Cloud, Ann Combs (Nick) Coon Rapids, Dr. Robert Maslonkowski (Chris) Chippewa Falls, WI., and Mary Cariveau (Mark) St. Cloud, and ten grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brother, Herbert Maslonkowski, and sister, Alma Gahwiller.
Memorials are preferred in lieu of flowers.