Chesterine T. Stremkowski age 81 of Amherst passed away on Friday March 8, 2013. Chesterine was born on October 22, 1931 the daughter of Isadore and Frances (Konkol) Patoka. Chesterine married the late Edmund Stremkowski on June 24, 1950. Chesterine enjoyed needle work, sewing, traveling, her children, grandchildren, great grandchildren, and country concerts.
Chesterine is survived by her daughter Jane (Jerry) Karpinski of Stevens Point; three sons Jerry (Judi) Stremkowski of Amherst Junction, Jeffrey (Sue) Stremkowski of Stevens Point, and Steven ( Valerie) Stremkowski of Amherst; grandchildren Joel, Jamie, Jon, Julie, Jenny, Jolene, Eddie, Scott, Brian, Brandon, Steven J., Michael, and Kayla; great grandchildren Shelby Rose,Sawyer, Sammy, Serena, Ashton, Josie, Jilly, Liela, Everett, Faith, Eli, McKenna, and Aaliyah; sisters Virgina Dombrowski, and Margaret Dean; brothers Clifford Patoka, Raymond (Lucille) Patoka, and Daniel (Bonnie) Patoka, many other nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.
Chesterine was preceded in death by her husband Edmund; her parents Isadore and Frances; three brothers and one sister.
A funeral mass will be held on Tuesday March 12, 2013 at 11 A.M. at the St. Mary of Mt. Carmel catholic church Fancher. Father Jude Dioka will officiate, with burial to follow in the church cemetery. A visitation will be held on Monday March 11, 2013 at the Jungers-Holly Funeral Home in Amherst from 4 until 7 P.M. with a rosary service at 7 P.M. and again at the church on Tuesday from 10 A.M. until the time of the mass at 11 A.M. Online condolences available at www.hollyfuneralhome.com