Duane A. Wrycha, 59, of 6855 County Road BB, Bancroft, died Saturday January 8, 2011 at his home. Born July 13, 1951 in Stevens Point. Son of Lillian (Kruzicki) Hopkins & the late Raymond Wrycha. He attended elementary schools in Stevens Point & graduated from P.J. Jacobs High School.
At the age of 14 Duane helped his uncle Eugene Mallek build homes. He then was self employed as a home builder and also worked for Bergman Builders.
Duane will be remembered for his distinctive laugh. He was very helpful with his neighbors and friends. They could always rely on him for anything they needed. He enjoyed the Green Bay Packers & reading.
Survivors include his mother Lillian Hopkins of Stevens Point. Sisters, Nadine (Jeff) Moscinski of Stevens Point and Renee Konkol Fiancée (Harold Micheloni II) of Plover. Also survived by nieces & nephews.
Preceded in death by his step-father Patrick Hopkins and nephew Scott Moscinski.
Funeral Services: 11:00am Tuesday January 11, 2011 at Pisarski Community Funeral Home and Cremation Center Plover. Rev Dan Farley officiating. Visitation on Tuesday from 9:00am until time of services at the funeral home. Burial will be at St. Martin Catholic Cemetery Buena Vista.
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