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Deborah T. Bronk


Deborah T. Bronk, 51, of 7500 Rustic Drive Custer, died Monday February 21, 2011 at Ministry St. Michael's Hospital, after a four year battle with Scleroderma & P.A.H. and lung cancer since September.

Born November 29, 1959 to Genevieve (Koller) Lobner and the late Robert Lobner.

She attended St. Kilian's Catholic School in Blenker, Auburndale Elementary School, Arpin Junior High School and graduated from Auburndale High School in 1978.

Her marriage to Lester Bronk took place on August 30, 1997 at Newman University Parish in Stevens Point, after the marriage the couple settled in Custer.

Deborah was employed at Sentry Insurance for 32 years, most recently as a statistical analyst.

Deborah sang in the church choir at St. Kilian's, taught CCD at Newman University Parish, was a girl scout troop leader, past secretary of Home & School at Sacred Heart Catholic School.

She enjoyed spending time with her family and visiting with the neighbors and their children, reading, watching the SI FI Channel, rummage sales, music, where she sang at weddings. The last ten years she loved to go Salmon fishing with her family and friends on Lake Michigan.

Survivors include her husband Lester Bronk of Custer. Daughters, Lisa Nikolai of Stevens Point and Kimberly Bronk of Custer. Brothers, Gregory (Margaret) Lobner of Onalaska and Stephen (Diane) Lobner of Rudolph. Sisters, Roberta (Edward) Kadrlik of Milladore, Kathleen (Scott) Murphy of Wisconsin Rapids, Colleen (Robert) Yusten of Nekoosa, Carla Lobner (John Hoffman) of Town of Sherry and Donna (Joseph) Barney of Stevens Point. Also survived by aunts, uncle's nieces & nephews.

Also preceded in death by a sister Susan Lobner.

Funeral Mass 11:00am Friday February 25, 2011 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church Polonia. Rev Marcin Mankowski officiating. Burial will follow in the parish cemetery. Visitation on Thursday from 4:00pm to 8:00pm at the Pisarski/Dzikoski Funeral Home Stevens Point and again on Friday from 10:00am until time of services at the church. Parish rosary will be prayed at 7:00pm Thursday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers memorials in her name will be established at a later date. For online condolences please visit

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