ATHOL — A Mass of Christian Burial was held for Joseph M. Wojtkowski Jr. on Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015, in Our Lady Immaculate Church, Athol.
Rev. Guillermo Ochoa, associate pastor of Annunciation Parish in Gardner, officiated. Terry Parker was the organist and Theresa Bergquist was the soloist. The pall was draped on the casket by his grandchildren Christopher Stoddard and Nicole Burdett. The crucifix was placed on the casket by his granddaughter Cassandra Stoddard. The readings were read by grandchildren Jedidiah Curtis and Jaime Sanchez. The offertory gifts were brought forth by daughters Gail Cook, Michele Curtis and Tina Wojtkowski.
Burial followed in Silver Lake Cemetery. The bearers were grandchildren Christopher Stoddard, Jedidiah Curtis, Joshua Burdett and Cecilio Sanchez; daughter Tina Wojtkowski; and sons-in-law Vern Cook and Phil King.
A reception followed at the King Phillip Restaurant in Phillipston.
Mack Family Funeral Homes, Fiske-Murphy & Mack location, assisted with arrangements.