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Mr. Gagas was born July 27, 1933, in the town of Sharon, a son of the late John and Helen (Zimbauer) Gagas.
He was married to Elizabeth M. Woyak on Feb. 6, 1960. She died on June 23, 2009.
He worked for local farmers from the age of 10, as well as working the family farm. He worked for Joerns/Sunrise Medical from 1959 until his retirement. He also worked for Steinburg dairies, hauling milk to the Iola Creamery, as well as having his own lawn and snow removal business.
Survivors include one daughter, Christine M. Gagas-Betro, Stevens Point; five sisters, Alice (Stanley) Koback, Agnes Kowalski, and Mary, Ernestine and Florence Gagas, all of Stevens Point; one brother, Joe, Polonia; and three grandchildren, Nathaniel Rayne Betro, Angelica Jade Hope and Dylan Newton-Anthony Hope, all of Stevens Point.
He was also preceded in death by four brothers, John, Stanley, Benny and infant Clarence; and one sister, Leona.