Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 6, at Our Lady Queen of Heaven Catholic Church in Wisconsin Rapids, with the Rev. Sahayanathan Nathan officiating. Burial will be at a later date.
Visitation will be at Ritchay Funeral Home in Wisconsin Rapids from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday and at the church from 10 a.m. Tuesday until the services. There will be a parish rosary service at 7:30 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be offered online at www.taylorfuneralhome.net.
Mrs. Laskowski was born Nov. 2, 1933, in Stevens Point, a daughter of the late Thomas and Clara (Rosenthal) Gruba. She graduated from St. Joseph Academy in Stevens Point in 1951.
She was later employed by AC Spark Plugs in Milwaukee.
She was married to Edwin Laskowski in May 1954 at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church in Stevens Point. He preceded her in death.
The couple relocated from Milwaukee to Wisconsin Rapids in 1956. She taught at Assumption High School as a physical education teacher from 1956 until 1959. She returned to teaching in 1974 after taking time off to raise a family. She taught for many years full time at Sacred Heart Catholic School in Nekoosa.
She was a lifetime member of the St. Stanislaus Holy Rosary Society in Steven Point.
Survivors include two sons, Mark (Renita), Lake Nebagamon, and Michael (Doris), Wisconsin Rapids; three daughters, Mary Jo (Michael) Polodna, Onalaska, Marcia (John) Flammang, Oregon, and Marlene (John) Fawley, Wisconsin Rapids; two sisters, Barbara Kaatz, Wisconsin Rapids, and Marlene (Norbert) Czerwinski, Stevens Point; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
Patricia was also preceded in death by two grandchildren.