Zenon S. Rady “Ziggy”, age 69, of Almond, passed away Dec. 28, 2018 at William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital.

He was born June 1, 1949 in Holand, the son of Teduez and Stephane (Suzmin) Rady.

Ziggy joined the United States Army as a young 16-year-old boy. He served his country during Vietnam and Desert Storm. He received the Bronze Star and Purple Heart for his heroic services. After serving his country, he moved to the Almond area in the 1980s. Ziggy’s biggest passion were fishing, bowling, and being around people. He loved to help anyone in need, especially children. He was truly a very genuine person.

He is survived by his sisters, Dorothy “Diane” Fletchall, Wautoma and Ann Sullivan, Glendale Heights, IL; two nieces, Jennifer Kostuch and Christine Miller; a great niece, Maddie Kostuch and great nephew, Ryan Miller; cousin, Konrad Radaszewski. He is further survived by other special friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial was held on Jan. 5, 2019 at 10 a.m. at St. Paul’s Catholic Church, Plainfield, followed by military honors. Visitation was held from 9 a.m. Saturday until the time of services. Inurnment was in the Wisconsin Veterans Cemetery, King Wisconsin.

Stahl Funeral Home, Plainfield, served the family.