Frederick “Fred” A. Matiak, 75, of Winona and formerly of Minnesota City, died on Tuesday, July 24, 2018, at Brookdale Assisted Living, Winona, Minn.
He was born on December 4, 1942, in Campbell Township, La Crosse County, Wis., to Rudolph and Evangeline (Hugo) Matiak. On October 8, 1988, he married Carol Hughes in Winona, Minn. Prior to retirement he was employed as a printing plate technician in the music publishing industry at Hal Leonard Publishing in Winona. He was an avid Green Bay Packers/Milwaukee Brewers fan.
Survivors are his wife, Carol of Minnesota City; his children, Kevin (Amy) Matiak of Elko, Minn., Jim (Melissa) Hughes of Winona, Minn., Traci (Ralph) Zaborowski of Hager City, Wis., Shar (Eli) Duellman of Goodview, Minn.; 11 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Fred was preceded in death by five brothers.
A celebration of Fred’s Life will be on Friday, July 27, 2018, from 3-5 p.m. at Zwickey Funeral Homes, Galesville, Wis.