Andrew J. Sherfinski
April 7, 1915 - Sept. 23, 2007
Andrew J. Sherfinski, 92, of Waukesha and formerly of Watertown, passed away Sunday, Sept. 23, 2007, at the Virginia Health and Rehabilitation Center in Waukesha. He was born April 7, 1915, in Brokaw, the son of John and Marciana (nee Zuiwicky) Sherfinski.
Andrew married the former Clara Woyak on June 21, 1936, and she preceded him in death Jan. 13, 1988. Andrew served in the U.S. Army during World War II in the Phillipines. Andrew had been a printer with R. R. Donnelley & Sons in Chicago. He was a member of St. Henry Catholic Church and he enjoyed woodworking, art and music.
Survivors include his children, Kenneth (Virginia) Sherfinski of Hartland, Robert Sherfinski of Las Vegas, Diane (Jim) Graham of Waukesha and Fay (Bob) Custer of Waukesha; 16 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
In addition to his wife, Andrew was further preceded in death by a son, Lee Sherfinski, his parents, two brothers and two sisters.
Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral service Wednesday, Sept. 26, at St. Henry Catholic Church, 400 N. Fourth St., Watertown, with the Rev. Bernard Rott officiating. Burial will be in the parish cemetery with military graveside rites by the Watertown Veterans Council.
Memorials to the American Cancer Society would be appreciated.
Schmutzler-Vick Funeral Home And Cremation Service, (920) 261-3439, is serving the family.