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Peter J. Zarecki

 Peter J. Zarecki

         Of Junction City was born to eternal life on Sunday January 15, 2012 at St. Joseph's Hospital in Marshfield WI. Age 78 Peter was born April 29, 1933 in the Town of Carson. He was the son of the late John and Angeline

(Tylka) Zarecki.  He was married to Adrieann Raflik on September 15, 1956 at St. Bartholomew's Catholic Church in Millcreek. Peter was a lifetime dairy farmer, with part time employment at cranberry marshes and as a school bus driver. He also worked for Kickapoo fertilizer plant and did maintenance at the Portage County Health Care Center and  the Center Point Mall. He was a member of St. Peter Holy Name Society and the Knights of Columbus of Junction City. Peter enjoyed bowling, square dancing, hunting, the Green Bay Packers and loved spending time with his family and friends.  In Lieu of flowers, a memorial in Peter's name will be established at a later date.  He is survived by his wife Adrieann, his two sons Michael (Susan) Zarecki and Robert (Jessica Wroblewski) Zarecki both of Junction City. Five daughters: Cindy (Bob) Brill of Stevens Point, Sandra (Randy) Thompson, Laureen (Ron) Mayek and Kariann Zarecki all of Junction City, and Barbara (Bruce) Sondelski of Mosinee.  Aslo survived by twenty three grandchildren and six great grandchildren. He is further survived by one sister Mary (Bill) Houtary of Stevens Point.

       He was preceded in death by his parents, one daughter Kathleen Zarecki, Six brothers John, Raymond, Walter, Louis and two infant brothers, four sisters Rose Vellos, Wanda Cyrus, Anna Benkowski and Angeline Mallek.

       The family would like to thank the Stevens Point Care Center and a special thank you to the Staff at St. Josephs Hospital for all their compassionate care.


       Funeral Mass will be 10:30 AM Thursday January 19, 2012 at St. Peters Catholic Church. Burial will be in the St. Michaels Parish Cemetery in Junction City. Family and friends may call from 4:00 to 8:00 PM Wednesday evening at the Pisarski/Dzikoski Funeral Home of Stevens Point, and from 9:00 AM Thursday at the St. Faustina Room of St. Peters Church until the time for  mass. The Knights of Columbus and the St. Peters Holy Name Society will combine with the parish rosary at 7:00 PM Wednesday evening at the funeral home. Online condolences may be sent by visiting


                                  Pisarski/Dzikoski Funeral Home

                                    703 Second St.  Stevens Point 


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