Kubisiak, Richard F.
Richard F. Kubisiak, 86, of Wausau, passed away July 26, 2014, at Aspirus Wausau Hospital.
He was born on December 23, 1927, in Wisconsin Rapids, son of the late Frank and Mary (Cepress) Kubisiak. On October 7, 1950, he married Rachel Hamm at St. Lawrence Church in Wisconsin Rapids.
She Survives. Richard served his country in the United States Army Signal Corps Unit. Richard along with his wife, Rachel owned and operated Kubisiak's Cheese Cottage, Wausau. After his retirement Richard continued to work as a Crossing Guard for the city of Wausau.
Richard enjoyed going to watch his grandchildren's various sporting events. He was an avid Cubs fan. He was involved with the Knights of Columbus 4th Degree. Richard was also a Cantor at the Church of St. Anne in Wausau for many years.
Survivors include his wife, Rachel of Wausau; five children, Barbara Amsrud (Larry Welsh), Wausau; Bonnie (Mark) Schroeder, Merrill; Leonarda (Mike) Heilmann, Kronenwetter; Gerard (Donna) Kubisiak, Marietta, Ohio; Charles (Kelly) Kubisiak, Wausau; 10 grandchildren, 4 step-grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and 2 step great-grandchildren. He is further survived by two brothers, Francis and Norbert both of Wisconsin Rapids.
Besides his parents, Richard was preceded in death by 8 siblings and 1 grandchild.
A funeral Mass will be held at 11:30 on Thursday, July 31, 2014, at the Church of St. Anne, Wausau. Rev. Alan Burkhardt and Deacon Erv Burkhardt will officiate. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the time of service all at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Brainard Funeral Home.
Brainard Funeral Home and Cremation Center
522 Adams Street
Wausau, WI 54403
Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune from July 29 to Aug. 3, 2014