Audrey L. Jisko
Audrey L. Jisko
Of Rudolph died Wednesday afternoon, April 3, 2013 at Edgewater Haven Nursing Home in Port Edwards. Age 84 Audrey was born June 21, 1928 in Stevens Point. She was the daughter of the late Gerald and Leola(Clussman) Langton. She attended local schools. In her younger years she worked for Weber Tackle Co. as a fly tier.
She married Leonard Jisko on April 12, 1946 in Stevens Point. He survives. After their marriage the couple settled in Rudolph and ran the "Jisko Green Acres" farm for many years. Upon retirement from farming, Audrey was a bus guide for Wojo Bus Tours taking patrons to Casinos.
Audrey is survived by her husband Leonard of Rudolph; her four children Donald (friend Diane) Jisko of Rudolph, Debra (Todd) Vanderhoof of Mauston, WI., Dorene (Edward) Jankovitz Sr. of Wisconsin Rapids, and Darlene (Christopher) Ashbeck of Rudolph. Her eleven grandchildren; Joseph (Danielle) Jisko, Kimberly Jisko, Daniel (Maria) Jisko, John Lobner, Amy (Mike) Krokstrom, Chad (Erin) Lobner, Melinda (Brad) Wolfe, Edward (Holly) Jankovitz Jr., Crystal Hebel Jankovitz, Ashley Ashbeck and Abby Ashbeck.
Fourteen Great Grandchildren. Three sisters; Eula Langton Berndt of Chicago, IL. Thelma (Richard) Adams of Charlotte, SC., and Betty (Frank) Murwin of Sevierville, TN. Audrey was preceded in death by one daughter Bonnie, a son Dale "Charlie", one brother Gary and one sister Lila. Her precious granddaughters will be pallbearers; Kimberly Jisko, Melinda Wolfe, Amy Krokstrom, Ashley Ashbeck, Abbie Ashbeck and Crystal Hebel Jankovitz.
Funeral Mass will be 10:30 AM Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at St. Philip Catholic Church in Rudolph. Rev. James Altman will officiate. Burial will be in the All Souls Cemetery in Rudolph. Family and friends may call from 4:00 - 8:00 PM Tuesday April 9, 2013 at the Pisarski/Dzikoski Funeral Home, 703 Second St. Stevens Point, and from 9:30 AM Wednesday at St. Philips Church until the time for mass. There will be general rosary at 7:00 PM Tuesday evening at the funeral home. Online condolences may be sent by visiting www.pisarskifuneralhome.com
Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune on Apr. 6, 2013