Chester D. Shimek, 77, Stevens Point, died Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013, at the Stevens Point Care Center in Whiting, while under the care of Heartland Hospice.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Pisarski/Dzikoski Funeral Home in Stevens Point, with Deacon Richard Rozumalski officiating. Burial will be in St. Stephen Catholic Church Cemetery.
Visitation will be at the funeral home from 9:30 a.m. Wednesday until the service.
Condolences may be offered online at www.pisarskifuneralhome.com.
Mr. Shimek was born May 31, 1935, in Stevens Point, a son of the late John and Catherine (Hintz) Shimek.
He worked seasonally at Del Monte in Plover for more than 25 years.
Survivors include one son, Ronald, Stevens Point; one sister, Helen (Burt) Haessly, Stevens Point; and his former wife, Helen Shimek, Stevens Point.
He was also preceded in death by his brothers and sisters.