Obituary for William Zdroik
William "Bill" Zdroik age 70, Stevens Point formerly of Custer, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family Monday morning May 15th, 2017 at St.Joseph's Hospital in Marshfield.
Visitation will be held from 9:30 - 10:15 am on Thursday May 18, 2017 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Polonia, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 am, officiated by Rev. Greg Michaud. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.
Bill was born March 18, 1947 in Stevens Point, the son of Edwin and Regina (Kowalski) Zdroik, the third of eight children. He attended Sacred Heart Grade School and graduated from P.J. Jacobs High School in 1965 where he enjoyed being on their wrestling team. At the age of 19 he purchased his own farm and operated it ever since. Bill enjoyed deer hunting, traveling, and visiting with friends. He designed and created innovative metal and wood custom equipment and buildings.
Bill is survived by his mother Regina Zdroik, Stevens Point and 4 siblings: Louise (Peter) Loehnertz Uttech, Madison: David (Judith) Zdroik, Custer; Sheila (Dan) Hinic, Almond; Lisa Zdroik, Stevens Point; Sister-in-law Linda Zdroik, Stevens Point; Brother-in-law Stanley (Claire) Lepak, Stevens Point and his special friend Grace Shurbert, Stevens Point.
He was preceded in death by his father Edwin in 1978, his fiance' Judy Haroldson in 1968, 2 sisters, Patricia Lepak in 1995 and Phyllis Gross in 1992; his brother Jerome Zdroik in 2006 and his brother-in-law Stephen Loehnertz in 2002.
Shuda Funeral Service is assisting the family. Memorials in lieu of flowers will be established for the National Kidney Foundation and for Sacred Heart Parish.