Nickolas Hryszko, age 97, of Portage, passed away peacefully at his home on Monday, May 24, 2021 with family by his side.
Nick was born on March 19, 1924 in Poland. On July 27, 1946 he was united in marriage with his beloved wife Frances in Germany. They would have celebrated their 75th Wedding Anniversary this summer.
In 1951 Nick and Frances moved to the United States and became U.S. Citizens. They first lived in Chicago and shortly thereafter settled in Portage.
Nick is survived by his three nieces, Janet (Tom Tow) Hryszko, Mary Carr, Kathy (Mark) Jankowski; great niece Kayla (Cole) Billings and two great-great nephews Marek and Nash. Nick was preceded in death by his beloved wife, “Francie” on May 3, 2021 and by his parents, four brothers and two sisters.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St Mary of the Immaculate Conception in Portage, Wisconsin on Saturday, May 29, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. with Father Gary Krahenbuhl presiding. Burial will follow at St Mary Cemetery in Portage. Visitation will be at the church from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. Social distancing will be observed and masks required.
The family wishes to thank Heartland Hospice and Agrace Age at Home for their kind and compassionate care of Nick and Frances during the past few months.