A celebration of life will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the Sky Club in Plover, with a memorial service beginning at 3 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Ministry Hospice Services or the American Cancer Society.
Boston Funeral Home assisted with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at bostonfuneralhome.net.
Mrs. Wachowiak was born August 29, 1952, in Stevens Point, a daughter of the late Albert and Marguerite Bablitch. She graduated from Maria High School in 1970.
She was married to Don Wachowiak in 1973. He died in January 2011.
She was a homemaker and volunteered for various organizations, including delivering Meals on Wheels for more than 30 years.
Survivors include two daughters, Erin (Eric) Levine, Temecula, Calif., and Mandy (Shaun) Trudell, Waunakee; siblings, Mary Lou (Jack) Adams, Bobbie (Fran) Roman, Rita (Steve) Eisenhauer, Steve (Elaine Kelch) Bablitch, Betsy (Don) Ceplina, and Dick (Deanna) Freiburg; and four grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by her stepmother, Mary Bablitch; and two brothers, Bill Bablitch and Bob Freiburg.