A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. Mary Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Custer, with the Rev. Jude Dioka officiating. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.
Visitation will be at the Pisarski/Dzikoski Funeral Home in Stevens Point from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday and at the church from 10 a.m. Wednesday until the Mass. A parish rosary will be prayed at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be offered online at www.pisarskifuneralhome.com.
Mr. Stremkowski was born Oct. 14, 1943, the 13th child of Zigmund and Clara (Maciejewski) Stremkowski. He lived his childhood years on the family farm south of Arnott in the town of Buena Vista. He attended St. Mary Mount Carmel of Fancher grade school and served as an altar boy at St. Mary of Mount Carmel Church.
He attended P.J. Jacobs High School and then worked in Stevens Point for several years before moving to Milwaukee. He worked at Maynard Steel and then later at Regis Paper Company while living in Milwaukee.
He was married to Susan Raschka in September 1968, at St. Mary Church in Custer.
They lived in Milwaukee for a short time before moving to Stevens Point. They lived on Michigan Avenue for seven years before settling in the Custer area.
He worked at several area jobs before gaining employment at Consolidated Papers and worked there for 31 years. He retired from papermaking in 2003.
He also spent summers working part-time in sanitation at Del Monte in Plover during the canning season.
Survivors include his wife; one daughter, Kristin (Lonny) Crass; three sons Daniel Jr. (friend Kelly), Thomas (Amy) and Joseph; four sisters, Marie Konkol, Lorraine (LeRoy) Lundgren, Gloria Kitowski and Delores Damask; one sister-in-law, Rose Stremkowski; and three grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by four sisters, Lucille, Phyllis, Dorothy and Bernice; and four brothers, Harry, Ziggy Jr., Edmund and Phillip.