Theodore Olszewski

Theodore Joseph Olszewski

Theodore Joseph Olszewski, 69, of Plover, died Thursday March 7, 2013, at Ministry St. Michael's Hospital. He was born June 13, 1943 in Hurley, WI to Anne and Theodore Olszewski.

Graduate of Hurley High School class of 1961 and the University of Stevens Point in 1968.

Member of Phi Sigma Epsilon fraternity at UWSP. Met and married Kathleen Deesh while at UWSP.

Taught at St.Joseph school in Stevens Point for 7 years before becoming part owner of an insurance agency in Hatley Wisconsin until 1982. Entered into the auto finance business in 1983 eventually retiring from Cooper Motors in 1998.He was active in the church and the Republican Party of Portage County.

He loved to hunt, fish, and other outdoor activities but his true love was spending time with his family and friends and sharing a good story or memory.

He is survived by his wife Kathy, son T.J. and his wife Mary, and his two grandchildren Joseph (17) and Michaella (16) all from the Portage County area. As well as his nephew James Olszewski, nieces Kristi and Amy Olszewski, and sister-in-law Linda Deesh.

Funeral Mass; 10:30 a.m. Wednesday March 13, 2013 at St. Bronislava Catholic Church Plover. Rev. James Trempe officiating. Burial will take place at a later date. Visitation on Tuesday from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Pisarski Community Funeral Home 2911 Plover Road Plover and again on Wednesday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service at the church. For online condolences please visit


Published in Stevens Point Journal on Mar. 11, 2013