Helen M. Pisarek

Oct. 22, 1937 – June 2, 2012

Helen M. Pisarek (nee Juszczak), a resident of the Town of Vernon, was born Oct. 22, 1937, the beloved daughter of Stanley and Helen Juszczak. She passed away at home surrounded by her loving family Saturday, June 2, 2012, at the age of 74.

Helen was the beloved wife for more than 50 years to the late Terrance “Terry” P. Pisarek; the loving mother of Terrance E. (Julie) Pisarek, Mary Orcholski and Nancy Walters; the proud grandmother of Cassie (James) Castro, Dana and Emma Pisarek, Sara and Laura Orcholski and Joshua and Adam Walters; great-grandmother of Traevin Castro and Levi Pisarek; and the dear sister of Walter (Jan) Just, Stan (Shirley) Just, Therese Juszczak and Paul (Barbara) Juszczak. She is further survived by her sisters-in-law, Darlene (Robert) Macur, Judy Just and Barbara Juszczak; her brother-in-law, John Kroll; and many loving nieces, nephews, other relatives, friends and neighbors.

Helen was preceded in death by her sisters and their spouses, Phyllis Kroll, Dorothy (Henry) Wilczewski and Rosemary (Kenneth) Kopp, and her brothers, Louis Just and Peter Just.

The family will receive friends from 4 p.m. until the 7 p.m. time of sharing Wednesday, June 6, at the Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral Home, 930 Main St., Mukwonago. Graveside services with interment will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 7, at St. Adalbert Cemetery in Milwaukee (please meet at cemetery).

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Helen’s name may be directed to the Mukwonago Food Pantry or the Lakeland Animal Shelter.

Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral and Cremation Services in Mukwonago is serving the family. For more information, call 363-7126 or visit online at