Adele Shekoski

Shekoski, Adele M.

Adele M. Shekoski, age 82, of Tomah, Wisconsin, passed away Thursday, January 10, 2013, at the Tomah Memorial Hospital. She was born September 16, 1930, to Martin and Zita (Monke) Hickey in Two Rivers, Wisconsin.

Adele was united in marriage to Raymond Shekoski August 27, 1949. Together they raised their children, Raymond Jr., Agnes, Mary and John.

She is survived by her husband, Raymond of Tomah, WI; her children, Raymond Jr. (Debbie) Shekoski of St. Paul, MN; Agnes Pahnke of Kaukauna, WI; Mary Brohaugh of Tomah, WI; and John Shekoski of Sister Bay, WI; four grandchildren, Julie Pahnke, Maximilian Brohaugh, Samuel Brohaugh and Guy Brohaugh; sisters-in-law, Cecilia Kornely and Florence Shekoski of Two Rivers, WI; Dorothy (Allen) Jost and Rillie Hickey of Florida; other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Martin and Zita; a brother, Martin Jr; and a sister, Orria Korbiel; brothers-in-law, Raphael and William Shekoski and James Kornely; and sisters-in-law, Sister Naomi and Ann Shekoski.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, January 15, 2013, at 10:30 a.m. at the St. Mary's Catholic Church in Tomah. Father David Bruenner will officiate. Burial will follow in St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery. Relatives and friends are invited for visitation at the church on Tuesday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service. The Torkelson Funeral Home in Tomah, will be assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences are available at

Published in Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter on Jan. 15, 2013