Roy August Wrezinski age 87, of Portage, Wi died on Monday, February 24, 2020 at Our House Assisted Living in Portage.
Roy was born in Wisconsin Dells on June 3, 1932 to August and Iva (Byers) Wrezinski. He was married to Shirley Pagel on November 2, 1962 in Wisconsin Dells, she preceded him in death on October 24, 2018.
Roy was employed by GTE as a lineman for 45 years, after retiring he drove for Hill Ford in Portage.
Roy is survived by his children Wade Wrezinski; Greg Wrezinski; Cheryl (Steve) Mullis; Linda Lien; Andy (Michaela) Wrezinski; Theresa Wrezinski; Shari Lynn (Jason) Lau; many grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.
Roy enjoyed the outdoors, he liked fishing, hunting and included his family in all of them. He is a retired Biker and was a wonderful storyteller. Roy was part of the Portage Area Communicators his handle was “copper hawk”
Roy is preceded in death by his parents, wife Shirley and an infant sister Frieda.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, February 28, 2020 at the Kratz Funeral Home 302 E. Conant in Portage, WI. Chaplin Jessica Smith will be officiating.
Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the Funeral Home, Burial will follow the service at the Oak Grove Cemetery in Portage. Kratz Funeral Home-Portage (www.kratzfuneralhome.com) is assisting with arrangements.
Roy A. Wrezinski
June 03, 1932
February 24, 2020