A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Dec. 13, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Stevens Point, with the Rev. Jerzy Rebacz officiating. Burial will be in Guardian Angel Cemetery.
Visitation was scheduled at the Pisarski/Dzikoski Funeral Home in Stevens Point from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12, and at the church from 9:30 a.m. Friday until the Mass. A Moose ritual was scheduled at 6:30 p.m. Thursday and the parish rosary was scheduled to be prayed at 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorials in his name will be established at a later date.
Condolences may be offered online at www.pisarskifuneralhome.com.
Mr. Peskie was born April 9, 1924, in Mill Creek in the town of Carson, a son of the late Peter and Agnes (Kostuch) Peskie. He attended local schools.
He was married to Elizabeth “Betty” Kosloski May 11, 1946, at St. Michael Catholic Church in Junction City. She died July 4, 1996.
After the marriage the couple settled in Stevens Point.
He was employed by the Copps Corporation for 36 years, retiring in 1986.
He was a member of the Moose Family Center 1572.
He did volunteer work for the Moose and St. Joseph Parish. He received a Moose Lifetime Achievement Award in 2013.
Survivors include one daughter, Kathleen (Ed) Lukaszewicz, Stevens Point; five sons, Jim (Mary Ann), Marshfield, Rick (Kim), Stevens Point, Michael (Jeanne), Freedom, Alan (Vicki), Junction City, and Ron (Lisa), Stevens Point; 13 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by two brothers and two sisters.