Nicholis Charles Budwick, 77, of Pleasant Prairie, passed away on Monday, June 18, 2018, at Froedtert South-St. Catherine’s Medical Center Campus.
Born in Kenosha on December 25, 1940, he was the son of the late Charles and Marion (Flament) Budwick.
On November 26, 1961, he married Carolyn Mae Cramer. She preceded him in death on December 8, 2016.
Nicholis was employed at Johnson Wax for 33 years until his retirement. Prior to that, he worked with his father and brother tiling, most notably the swimming pool at Tremper High School. He was an avid stamp collector and an excellent golfer. He enjoyed going hunting with his brother and son, going on road trips to Seattle every year with his family, and playing tennis with his best friend, Joe Anderson. Nicholis was a fan of the Packers and the Chicago Cubs, particularly enjoying witnessing their World Series win.
Survivors include his four children, Susan R. (Edward) Zagata, David J. (Michelle) Budwick, Kathleen A. (James Bielen) Jewell, and Christine A. (Shane Parkman) Budwick; seven grandchildren, Nicole Christine Jewell, David Jacob Charles Budwick, Anthony Noah Rodriguez, Natalie Ruth Bielen, Joshua Bielen, Robert (Andrea) Hauck and David B. Zagata; eight great-grandchildren, Jacob Allen, Nicholis Noel, Olivia Ann Marie, Jordan Ruffalo and Lillianna Maki, and Rachel, Robert Jr., and Ashley Hauck; a brother, Robert A. (Sandra) Budwick; and a sister, Linda (Dave) St. Pierre. He is further survived by seven nieces, six nephews, and many other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, June 27th, at Proko Funeral Home from 4:00 p.m. until the time of the service at 6:30 p.m. Interment will take place on Thursday, June 28th, in the chapel at Sunset Ridge Memorial Park at 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials made to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, www.nationalmssociety.org/Donate, would be appreciated by the family.
Proko Funeral Home & Crematory
Kenosha, WI 53144
Phone: (262) 654-3533
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