Frederick John ‘Fred’Tork

Feb. 24, 1936 March 22, 2015

Frederick John TorkFrederick John “Fred” Tork passed away Sunday, March 22, 2015, at age 79.

Fred is survived by his life partner, Gert Scolman, Sussex; his sister Geraldine “Gerri” Oleson, of Rudolph; nephews and nieces Michael (Barbara) Oleson, Mosinee; Kathleen (Reggie) Butterbrodt, Nekoosa; Kenneth (Sandra) Oleson, Wisconsin Rapids; Donna (Donald) Pagel, Stevens Point; Debra (Edward) Wojcik, Amherst Junction; and Kimberly (James) Strickland (Special Advocate), Mosinee. Fred is further survived by other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by infant son, his parents, his sister, Jeanne Lodginski and brothers-in-law Wally Oleson and Cliff Lodginski.

Visitation at Krause Funeral Home will be Saturday, March 28, from 1 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. with a funeral service at 3 p.m. Interment will be Monday, March 30, at 11 a.m. at Guardian Angel Cemetery in Stevens Point.

Fred was born February 24, 1936, to John and Regina (nee Hoppa) Tork in Stevens Point. He graduated from PJ Jacobs High School In 1954. Since graduation, he lived in the Milwaukee area retiring from Harley-Davidson in 1998. After retirement, he and Gert traveled around the country including several trips to California in the convertible.

Krause Funeral Home, 21600 W. Capitol Drive, Brookfield, is serving the family. For further information, call 262-432-8300.