Scot James Stashek, 29, 5484, Stashek Lane, Junction City, died Thursday, July 12, 2001, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Marshfield as the result of a farming accident.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Milladore, with the Rev. John A. Wisneski officiating. Burial will be in St. Wenceslaus Cemetery in Milladore.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Martens/Kundinger Funeral Home in Junction City and from 10 a.m. Monday at the church before the service. A St. Wenceslaus Parish prayer service will be held at 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Mr. Stashek was born Nov. 18, 1971, in Stevens Point. He attended John F. Kennedy Elementary School in Junction City and Ben Franklin Junior High School and graduated from Stevens Point Area Senior High School.
He received a bachelor of science degree in agronomy from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. During his sophomore year at UW-RF, he was an exchange student in Czechoslovakia in agricultural programs through the University of Prague.
After receiving his degree, he joined the Peace Corp to help underdeveloped agricultural areas in Bolivia.
He returned to the Junction City area and worked for Americorp National Service on farm education.
He returned home in 1999 to manage the family farm.
He was a member of Americorp National Service, FFA, Concert Choir and St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church.
Survivors include his parents, Junction City; three brothers, Deacon Brian, Plover, Mark, Stevens Point, and Andy, Junction City; and one sister, Shelly (Tony) Cronin, Madison.