Phyllis Kropidlowski, 88, formerly of Amherst Junction, died Wednesday, June 28, 2000. In recent years she lived in Stevens Point at Sterling House.
A funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 5, at St. James Catholic Church in Amherst. Interment will be in St. James Catholic Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday at the Jungers-Holly Funeral Home in Amherst, with a rosary at 7:30 p.m. Visitation will also be at the church from 9:30 a.m. Thursday until the services.
Memorials can be made to Hospice of Portage County, St. Bronislava Catholic Church in Plover or St. James Catholic Church in Amherst.
Mrs. Kropidlowski was born Sept. 3, 1911, in the town of Stockton, a daughter of the late Joseph and Agnes (Cera) Megal.
She was married to Roman Kropidlowski on Jan. 10, 1934, at St. Mary of Mount Carmel in Fancher. He died Nov. 13, 1983.
They were tavern owners in Amherst Junction for 35 years.
She was president of the St. James Altar Society for three years and planned fund-raisers such as picnics, ponczka dances and card parties. She was active in Bible study and a member of the Amherst Junction Women’s Club.
Survivors include five daughters, Rosemarie (Anton) Goskowicz, San Diego, Calif., Ramona (Louis) Wroblewski, Stevens Point, Joyce (James) Konopacky, Crystal River, Fla., Diana (Melvin) Phillip, Green Bay, Linda (John) Pacyna, Junction City; one son, Don (Judy), Plover; one sister, Bernice Kaye; 22, grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.