Edwin A. Lorbiecki, 93, formerly of 1405 County Highway K, Custer, died Monday, Jan. 29, 2001, at the Portage County Health Care Center.
A funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Polonia, with the Rev. Marcin Mankowski officiating. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery in Stevens Point.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. Wednesday at the church until the services.
Pisarski/Dzikoski Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
Mr. Lorbiecki was born June 28, 1907, in the town of Sharon, a son of the late Peter and Mary (Koziczkowski) Lorbiecki Sr. He attended local schools.
He was married to Bertha Omernick on Nov. 17, 1934, at St. Adalbert Catholic Church in Rosholt. She died May 15,1968.
After the marriage, the couple settled in the town of Franzen in Marathon County where they farmed. He also worked in logging camps, drove truck and did carpentry work.
Survivors include two sons, Eugene (Dianne), Custer, and Norbert (Bonita), Waukesha; one brother, Peter, Rosholt; one sister, Della Omernik, Stevens Point; six grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by five brothers and four sisters.