A Funeral Mass was held Wednesday, April 16, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Stevens Point, with the Rev. Joseph Arul Visuvasam officiating. Burial was in Guardian Angel Cemetery.
Visitation was at the Pisarski/Dzikoski Funeral Home in Stevens Point Tuesday, April 15, and in the St. Faustina Room of the church Wednesday.
A memorial in his name will be established at a later date.
Condolences may be offered online at www.pisarskifuneralhome.com.
Mr. Kizewski was born March 12, 1924, in Stevens Point, a son of the late John and Cecelia (Ziolkowski) Kizewski.
He was married to Dorothy Konieczki Nov. 4, 1946, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Stevens Point.
He started out as a milk hauler for numerous farmers in the area, picking up milk in cans. He worked in a quarry as a stone cutter and owned a dump truck that he loaded by hand. He was the owner of the Brown Derby Tavern, as well as Central Roofing and Siding Company in Wisconsin Rapids. He also drove semi for CW Transport.
In the late 1950s he went into farming in Plover, establishing Greg Kizewski & Sons Inc. more than 50 years ago. The farm still raises potatoes, sweet corn and green beans.
Survivors include his wife of 67 years, Dorothy; three sons, Rich (Elaine), Plover, Steve (Diane), Stevens Point, and Chet (Lynn), Wisconsin Rapids; one daughter, Mary (Dennis) Kitowski, Custer; one sister, Christine Tuholski, Costa Mesa, Calif.; seven grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.