Obituary for Edward Molski
Edward "Red" Molski, age 87 of Stevens Point, passed away Monday morning June 5, 2017 at the Portage County Health Care Center while under the care of Ministry Ascension Hospice Services.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Red will be held at 11:00 am Friday June 9, 2017 at Holy Spirit (St. Stanislaus) Parish. Rev. Thomas Lindner will officiate. Friends and family will gather to share memories from 9:30 am to the time of services at the church on Friday. Burial will be in the Guardian Angel Cemetery with full Military Honors. Shuda Funeral Service is assisting the family.
Red was born May 1, 1930, the son of Leo and Florence (Gojtowski) Molski. He attended St. Peters and St. Stanislaus grade schools, and P.J. Jacobs High School. Red served his country in the United States Marine Corp. He was discharged in 1948 as a Pvt 1st Class, and earned the Good Conduct Medal.
After serving his country he returned to the area and began operating Molski Plastering, which he ran later with his sons until his retirement in 1991. Red married Marge Malick August 2, 1952 at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church. Red enjoyed spending time with his children, grandchildren, family pets, refinishing antiques, and going to the family cottage in Tomahawk, which he built with his sons in 1976.
He is survived by Marge and their 5 children: Gary Molski, Kellner; Rob (Lisa) Molski, Stevens Point; Michael Molski, Tomahawk; Christine Molski Pelo, Stevens Point, James (Beth) Molski, Stevens Point. 9 grandchildren: David (Natalie) Stroik, Hilary Molski, Mica Molski, Cale Molski, Brad Pelo, Caleb Pelo, Nick Molski, Pat Molski, and Sam Molski. 4 great grandchildren: Gage, Gaven, Jayda, and Logan Stroik. He was preceded in death by his parents and an infant son.
Red's family wishes to thank St. Michael's Hospital, the Portage County Home, and Ministry Hospice for all the care that he received.
Online condolences may be sent by visiting www.shudafuneral.com