A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 16, at St. Peter Catholic Church, with the Rev. Arul Joseph V. officiating. Burial will be in Guardian Angel Cemetery.
Visitation will be at the church from 12:30 p.m. Wednesday until the Mass.
Memorials will be established in his name for the “Fore their Future” golf scholarships in Marinette and the Menominee Catholic Central Technology Department.
Pisarski Funeral Homes assisted with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.pisarskifuneralhome.com.
Mr. Jesko was born Feb. 25, 1935, in Stevens Point, a son of the late Michael and Veronica (Kieliszewski) Jesko. He graduated from St. Peter School and then attended and graduated from Holy Cross Seminary in La Crosse.
He returned to Stevens Point and worked as a driver with Borden Milk and at Northside IGA.
He entered the U.S. Army Feb. 12, 1958, in Milwaukee. He served as a specialist fourth class and earned a marksman citation before his honorable discharge Feb. 11, 1960.
He returned to the Stevens Point area and began his career at Consolidated Papers, retiring after 30 years in the mid-1990s.
He was married to Elizabeth Ann Weinmann Jan. 2, 1965, at St. Peter Catholic Church. She died in 2012.
The couple settled in Stevens Point and traveled the Midwest of the U.S.
He was a member of St. Peter Catholic Church and the St. Peter’s Holy Name Society.
Survivors include one daughter, Diane (David) Mielke, Marinette; and two granddaughters, Maddie and Katie Mielke.
He was also preceded in death by one sister Delores.