August “Gus” Disher, 69, Stevens Point, the owner Dishers Range Line Bar, died Saturday, April 14, 2012, following a two-year battle with ALS.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Casimir Catholic Church in the town of Hull, with the Rev. Arul Joseph V. officiating. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.
Visitation will be at Pisarski/Dzikoski Funeral Home in Stevens Point from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and at the church from 9:30 a.m. Wednesday until the Mass. A parish rosary will be prayed at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorials in his name should be given to the ALS-Lou Gehrig’s Disease Association.
Condolences may be offered online at www.pisarskifuneralhome.com.
Mr. Disher was born May 28, 1942, in Stevens Point, a son of the late Ted and Agnes (Cisewski) Disher.
He was married to Dolores Obremski on Sept. 18, 1965, at St. Casimir Catholic Church.
He was employed as a pressman at Worzella Publishing for more than 30 years, retiring in 2002. In 2005 the couple purchased Range Line Bar, changing its name to Dishers Range Line.
Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Karen Frye, Clintonville, and Debbie (Perry) Wisinski, Stevens Point; two sons, Jeff (Kelly), Rosholt, and Jason, Stevens Point; six brothers, Florian (Barbara), Conrad (Pat), Ronald (Dolores), Donald (Linda), David and Gerald (Diane); three sisters, Patricia (Gary) Humphrey, Margie (Frank) Woiak and Charolette Disher; and eight grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by an infant son, three sisters and one brother.