Casimer Lasecki, age 98, formerly of the town of Stockton, passed away Wednesday evening August 19, 2015, at Whispering Pines in Plover.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Casimer will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday August 24, 2015 at St. Mary Catholic Church in Custer, with Rev. Daniel H. Hackel officiating. Burial will be in Guardian Angel Cemetery in Stevens Point. Visitation will be at Shuda Funeral Chapel in Stevens Point from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday and at the church from 10:00 a.m. Monday until the Mass. A general rosary will be prayed at 5:00 PM Sunday evening at the funeral chapel.
Casimer was born January 25, 1917 in Milwaukee, the son of John and Frances (Krimkowski) Lasecki. As a child his family moved to the Stevens Point area.
He married Bernice Kruzitski on Aug. 26, 1939, at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church in Stevens Point. The couple settled in the town of Stockton for two years before moving to Milwaukee where Casimer worked at a steel foundry. They returned to the Stockton area after two years.
Casimer served his country in the United States Navy from 1943 until his honorable discharge in April of 1945.
Casimer then worked at Colrud Farm Supply in Stockton for 30 years until his retirement in January of 1982.
He is survived by two daughters, Germaine (David) Zynda, Wausau, and Sharon (Henry) Rozak, Stevens Point; two sons, Marvin (Charlotte), Whiting, and Conrad (Sharon), Terre Haute, Ind. 13 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Bernice in 2011, one son, Donald; 3 brothers and 5 sisters.
Casimer’s family wishes to send a heartfelt thank you to Chelsey, Kasey, and the entire staff at Whispering Pines for all the support they have shared with Casimer and his family.
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