Margaret “Evelyn” Bronk, 96, Junction City, died Wednesday, March 7, 2012, at the Portage County Health Care Center in Stevens Point.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at St. Michael Catholic Church in Junction City, with the Rev. Andrzej Panek officiating. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.
Visitation will be at the church from 9 a.m. Monday until the Mass.
Memorials may be designated in her name to St. Michael Catholic Church Cemetery in Junction City.
Martens/Rembs Funeral Home of Junction City assisted the family with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.rembsfh.com.
Mrs. Bronk was born April 12, 1915, in Waukesha, a daughter of the late George and Lena (Furrer) McGowan. She was a graduate of St. Joseph High School in Waukesha.
She was married to Leo Bronk on Oct. 13, 1938, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Waukesha. He died on May 6, 2001.
They farmed in the town of Eau Pleine. She resided there until June 2003 when she moved to the Portage County Health Care Center.
She is survived by five sons, Joe (Peggy), Kissimmee, Fla., Leo (Marilyn), Kenosha, George (Debi), Racine, and Tom (Linda) and Bob (Kathy), both of Junction City; four daughters, Mary (Tom) Gentes, Kenosha, Pat (Dean) Birkebak and Judy (Tony) Moscinski, both of Junction City, and Barb (Mike) Greiner, Arpin; one sister, Arlys Schmidt, Waukesha; one brother, Frank McGowan, Madison; 34 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by one son, Ed; five brothers; one grandson; and one great-granddaughter.