A Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Polonia, with the Rev. Greg Michaud officiating. Burial will be in the Sacred Heart Parish Cemetery.
Visitation will be at the Pisarski/Dzikoski Funeral Home in Stevens Point from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 19, and at the church from 9:30 a.m. Thursday until the Mass. The Rosary Society of Sacred Heart Church will combine with the parish rosary at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be offered online at www.pisarskifuneralhome.com.
Mrs. Rozek was born April 11, 1938, in the town of Sharon, a daughter of the late Stanley and Della (Rekowski) Klesmit. She attended the Tomorrow River School and later Sacred Heart Elementary School in Polonia. She finished her education at Emerson Technical School in Stevens Point.
She worked at Normington’s Laundromat for five years from the age of 16 until she was 21.
She was married to Jerome Rozek May 9, 1959, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Polonia.
Shortly after the marriage she quit her job and settled on the family farm. The couple then purchased a farm on Edgewood Road in the town of Stockton, where they began to raise their family.
In 1970, they moved to the original family farm on County Road K in the town of Stockton. After the death of her father-in-law, Ernest Rozek, in 1997, the couple moved in with her mother-in-law at their current residence in the town of Stockton.
She was also a member of the Rosary Society of Sacred Heart Church for more than 56 years.
Survivors include her husband, Jerome; three sons, Jeff (Sandy), Kenny (Betty) and Jerry Jr. (Lori); one daughter, Cindy (John) Kowal; one brother, Roger (Loretta) Klesmit; one sister, Jeanette Kaminski; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by one brother, Leonard Klesmit; and two infant sisters.