Harriet J. Steinke, age 95, formerly of Stevens Point, died Saturday March 26, 2011 at Riverview Hospital in Wisconsin Rapids. She was born Dec. 27, 1915 in Stevens Point. The daughter of the late John & Catherine (Luedtke) Haka. Her marriage to Carl Steinke Sr. took place on April 20, 1942 at St. Peter Catholic Church in Stevens Point. Carl died Feb. 11, 2007. Harriet was a homemaker and a Care giver, her love for others before herself was very important to her. She enjoyed cooking, fishing, gardening, walking and loved all of her pets. In lieu of flowers a memorial in her name will be established at a later date.
Survivors include; One son Carl Steinke Jr. of New Berlin, One daughter; Bonita (Dennis) Holt of Carson City, NV. Three grandchildren; Michael (Rachael) Steinke & Sydney & Isaac Holt.
Preceded in death by; One daughter Elizabeth, Three grandchildren; Brian, Michele & Bruce. Three Brothers: John, Leo & Edward Haka. Six sisters; Catherine Haka, Agnes Mansavage, Grace Burton, Clara Zukowski, Alice Bogdanik and Esther Pascoe.
Funeral Mass 10:30 AM Thursday at St. Peter Catholic Church, Rev. Robert Letona Officiating. Burial in the Guardian Angel cemetery. Visitation from 9:30 AM until the time of services in the St. Faustina room at St. Peter Church. A general rosary will be prayed at 10:00 AM Thursday Morning in the St Faustina room. Pisarski/Dzikoski funeral home assisted the family with arrangements. For on line condolences please visit www.pisarskifuneralhome.com