Vlasak, Florence H.
Florence H. Vlasak, 83, formerly of 17814 Cty. Hwy. B, Mishicot, and currently a resident of the Wisteria Haus, of Two Rivers, entered into eternal life on Sunday, January 6, 2013, at the Wisteria Haus. Florence was born April 21, 1929, in Kewaunee, to the late Florian and Clara Shapek Rohr and has been a lifelong area resident. She married Wencil "Vince" Vlasak February 12, 1946, in Kewaunee and he preceded her in death November 29, 2011. She was formerly employed by Kolarik's General Store in Tisch Mills and also worked for Greiling's and at the L&L One Stop. Florence enjoyed bowling and traveling, listening to "old" country music, helping Vince in the work shed, and watching the birds and wildlife. She also enjoyed visiting the casino's on occasion.
Survivors include three daughters, Sandra LaMere of Kiel, and her special friend, Gary Stordahl; Linda and Randy Miske, of Mishicot; Penny and Jeff Birkholz, of Mishicot, one son, John and Judy Vlasak, of Manitowoc; five grandchildren, Sean (Margie) Idell, Sally (Kevin) Pence, Kimberly Patek, and her special friend, Craig, Michelle Patek and her fiance, Joe Neuser, Amy (Jerimiah) Schaefer, three great-grandchildren, Corey Idell, Brady Pence, and Olivia Schaefer. She is further survived by four brothers, James (Jean) Rohr, William (Cathy) Rohr, David (Carol) Rohr, and Michael Rohr, all of Kewaunee; one sister, Joyce Sellers, of So. Carolina; nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents and her husband she was also preceded in death by two brothers and one sister.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, January 10, 2013, at St. Isidore the Farmer Catholic Church, in Tisch Mills with the Reverend Dennis Drury officiating, and assisted by Deacon Robert Pribek. Burial will follow in the parish cemetery. Relatives and friends may call after 9 a.m. on Thursday at the church, until the time of service at 11 a.m. There will be no Wednesday evening visitation. The Vlasak family would like to express a very special thank you to the entire staff of the Wisteria Haus, of Two Rivers for their special love, and care shown to Florence and our family during her residency there. Your kindness will always be remembered. The Lambert-Eckert Funeral Home of Mishicot is assisting the family with funeral arrangments.
Published in Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter from Jan. 7 to Jan. 8, 2013