James Wayerski, Stevens Point, died Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 25, at St. Casimir Catholic Church in the town of Hull, with the Rev. Dennis Stanchik officiating. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.
Visitation will be at the church from 9 to 10:15 a.m. Saturday.
Shuda Funeral Service in Stevens Point and
Plover assisted with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.shudafuneral.com.
Mr. Wayerski was born July 22, 1934, in Portage
County, a son of the late Frank and Rose (Ruka) Wayerski. He attended local
schools and worked the family farm.
He was married to Regina Lehman Oct. 8, 1955, at
St. Bartholomew Catholic Church in Mill Creek. She died Dec. 28, 2004.
The couple settled in Rudolph and farmed their
land until retiring in 1997.
Survivors include four children, Leonard (Debra)
Wayerski, Sharon (James) Scipior, and Denice (Jerry) Brock, all of Junction
City, and Debra (Robert) Dobbe, Wisconsin Rapids; three sisters, Theresa
(Norbert) Strojny and MaryAnn Wojtalewicz, both of Stevens Point, and Delores
(Erv) Mews, Junction City; three brothers-in-law, Henry (Betty) Lehman and
Louis (Frances) Lehman, both of Junction City, and Bernice Kuklinski, Hatley;
one sister-in-law, Pat Lehman, Stevens Point; seven grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by four brothers,
Robert, George, Raymond and John Wayerski; and four sisters, Adeline Asik,
Rosalie Rice, Lillian Brezinski and Margaret Wojtalewicz.