Edwin Mrotek, age 69, passed away Sunday, September 21, 2008, at Wheaton Franciscan-All Saints Medical Center. Edwin was born in Milwaukee, May 10, 1939, son of Edwin and Bertha (Nee: Rynka) Mrotek.
Edwin proudly served in the United States Navy. On June 15, 1963, at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church of Milwaukee he was united in marriage to Mary L. New. Edwin was employed at Twin-Disc for twenty-five years until his retirement in 2004. He was a member of St. Sebastian Catholic Church. He enjoyed sports, fishing, and scratch off lottery tickets. Above all, he was a loving and devoted husband, father and grandfather who will be deeply missed.
Survivors include his loving wife of forty-five years, Mary; his children, John Mrotek, Ann (Mike) Kampsen, Carol (Scott) Brawner; his grandchildren, Nicholaus, Jordan, Kelsey and Benjamin; his mother, Bertha Mrotek; sisters, Susan, Linda, Mary, Lucy (Mike), and brother, James (Martha); sisters-in-law and brother-in-law, Sr. Anita New, Louis (Patricia) New; nieces, nephews, other relatives and many dear friends. He was preceded in death by his father, Edwin; sister, Judith, and niece, Luanne.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Sebastian Catholic Church, 3100 95th St., Sturtevant, on Thursday, September 25, 2008, at 11 a.m. with Rev. Paul Raczynski officiating. Relatives and friends may meet with the family at the church on Thursday from 9 a.m. until time of Mass.
The family wishes to extend their sincere gratitude to Wheaton Franciscan- All Saints Medical Center Emergency Room and ICU staffs for their loving and compassionate care.
MARESH-MEREDITH & ACKLAM FUNERAL HOME
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