Obituary: Gertrude “Gertie” Ciesielski Schulist
Gertrude “Gertie” Ciesielski Schulist, of Stevens Point died early Thursday evening November 15, 2018 at Brookdale Senior Living Center in Stevens Point. Age 95 Gertrude was born June 2, 1923 in Bancroft, WI. She was the daughter of the late S. Edward and Sophie (Biesik) Ciesielski. She attended the Stewart School in Bancroft. Gertie moved to Milwaukee at the age of 19. She met and married her husband Jerome Schulist on September 11, 1948. She lived in Milwaukee for over 60 years, moving back to the Stevens Point area 16 years ago.
She was preceded in death by her husband Jerome on October 20, 1977. Gertie worked for many years for Nesco and Oster Sunbeam Company for many years while in Milwaukee. After retiring she enjoyed gardening, crafts, puzzles and going to bingo. Survivors include one brother Edward (Beverly) Ciesielski of Bancroft and many nieces and nephews. Gertrude was preceded in death by her husband Jerome, two brothers Joseph and Robert, and her five sisters; Verona Sankey, Mary Ziarkowski, Christine Rutta, Irene Jacowski and Florence Ciesielski. Mass of Christian
Burial will be at 10:30 A.M. Friday, November 23, 2018 at St. Bronislava Catholic Church. Rev. Charlie Richmond officiating. Burial will be in the Wood National Veterans Cemetery in Milwaukee. Family and friends may call at St. Bronislava Church from 9:00 A.M. Friday morning until the time for mass. The Pisarski Funeral Home Stevens Point is honored to be serving the family. Online condolences may be sent by visiting www.pisarskifuneralhome.com.
The family would like to thank Ministry Home Care Hospice and the entire staff at Brookdale Senior Living Center for their loving care and kindness shown to us while Gertrude was in your care. It was greatly appreciated.