Evelyn E. (Flisakowski) Pascavis, 86, of Stevens Point, passed away on Monday, March 5, 2012, at Harmony Living Center, Stevens Point, while under the care of Ministry Home Care-Hospice Services.
She was born at home, in Mill Creek, on Oct. 15, 1925, a daughter of the late Michael and Anna (Przybylski) Flisakowski. She was formerly married to Theodore S. Pascavis.
Evelyn worked as a meat cutter at Weltman's Grocery, short order cook at the original Holiday Inn and also waitressed for Polish weddings. Her most enjoyable job was cleaning private homes for over 30 years. These families became her extended family.
She loved and cared for her family unselfishly. Instilling the values of dedication and hard work were her greatest gifts to her family.
Survivors of Evelyn include four sons, David (Agnes) of Kewaskum, Leonard (Jane) of Plover, Timothy (Sue) and Allen (Brenda) both of Stevens Point; two daughters, Laura (Bob) Moscinski of Van Wert, Ohio, and Betty Kinney of Stevens Point; 16 grandchildren, three step-grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, one step-greatgrandchild and two great-grandchildren arriving later this summer. She is further survived by one sister, Grace Kaminski; three brothers, Stanley Flink, Clarence Flisakowski and Fr. Richard Fliss; one sister-in-law, Dorothy Flisakowski; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Eveylen was preceded in death by two sons, Daniel and Jerry; one grandson, Michael Pascavis; one great-grandchild, Mathew Rabuck; and two brothers, Emil and Chester Flisakowski.
The family would like to thank the staff at Harmony Living Center
for all their loving support and help given to Mom while residing there. Also,
a thank you to Ministry Home Care-Hospice Services, especially Jenny (her
nurse) for the great care, love and help given to Mom and our family.
In lieu of flowers, Evelyn's family requests memorials be made to
either Ministry Home Care-Hospice Services or the Alzheimer's Association.
The Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, March 9, 2012, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Stevens Point, with the Rev. Arul Joseph V. officiating. Burial will follow in Guardian Angel Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at Pisarski/Dzikoski Funeral Home, 703 2nd Street, Stevens Point, and again in the St. Faustina Room of the church on Friday from 9 a.m. until the time for Mass. The St. Peter's Rosary Society will combine with the parish rosary to be prayed at 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. For online condolences, please visit www.pisarskifuneralhome.com. (715) 344-4595.