Martin Gromnicki, 62, Oshkosh

March 30, 2019 GMT

Martin Francis Gromnicki, 62, of Oshkosh, passed away suddenly and unexpectedly of a heart attack Wednesday, March 27, 2019.

Martin was born Dec. 25, 1956, at Madison General Hospital, to the late Stanley and Virginia (Reinke) Gromnicki. Marty attended college at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater where he earned his bachelor’s degree. After college he married Pamela Kettlewell on June 5, 1992. Martin worked for Oshkosh Truck for many years.

Marty was a loving and caring husband, father, and grandfather. He was so proud of his kids and their accomplishments. Marty enjoyed long-distance bike riding, bird watching, and was a master on the grill. He also dabbled in drawing, painting, and coin collecting. Marty was a true and sincere friend and will forever be missed.


Marty is survived by his loving wife, Pamela Gromnicki; son, Matthew (Lauren) Gromnicki; daughter, Brianna Gromnicki; one brother, Carl; and grandchild, William Gromnicki.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, John; mother-in-law, Sandra Kettlewell; and good friend, Dean Olson.

A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, April 1, 2019, at Fiss & Bills-Poklasny Funeral Home, 865 S. Westhaven Drive, Oshkosh. Deacon John Ingala will be the officiant. A time of visiting and sharing of memories will be held from 3 p.m. until the time of service Monday at the funeral home.