Tony W. Lisko, 62 |
June 5, 1953 — Oct. 31, 2015
Tony W. Lisko, 62, of Hartford, passed away peacefully Oct. 31, 2015,
due to complications following a stroke, surrounded by his loving
Tony was born June 5, 1953, in Hartford to Arnold and Martha (nee
Wenger) Lisko. He was united in marriage to Susan (nee Allman) Lisko on
June 26, 1976, at St. Kilian Catholic Church in Hartford.
Tony loved old television shows, Rubicon baseball, watching football,
coaching his children in youth sports, mowing the lawn, an occasional
trip to a casino and, most of all, his grandchildren.
He will forever be
known as Papa Tony and “Da” and remembered for giving rides on the
lawnmower, playing music and dancing around the family room with them.
Tony worked his entire career as a technician in the imaging industry.
He ended his career after more than 25 years at Naviant Inc.
He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Sue; his loving children, Sara
Lisko Johnson (Kurt) of Minneapolis and Adam (Melissa) Lisko of Beaver
Dam; his cherished grandchildren, Lillian, Bennett, Emma and Cole;
siblings, Charles (Marcey) Lisko, Judy Breuer, Jane (Larry) Moldenhauer
and Ron (Debbie) Lisko; in-laws, Bernice Allman, Sharon (Walter) Hembel
and Mark Allman; Tony’s aunt, Gertrude “Toots” Cundy; and family friend,
Roger Gross. He is further survived by nieces, nephews and many other
relatives and friends.
Tony was preceded in death by his parents, Arnold and Martha Lisko;
grandparents; his brother-in-law, Joseph Breuer; and father-in-law,
Services for Tony will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015, at
Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church (691 County Road S, Hartford, WI
53027) with the Rev. Jeffery Drake officiating. The family will greet
relatives and friends from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015, at
the church. Immediately following the service, the burial and committal
service will be held at St. Killian Catholic Cemetery. Everyone is
invited to celebrate Tony’s life at Lisko’s Tap (N5281 Highway P,
Rubicon, WI 53078) following the burial and committal.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to the Trinity Evangelical
Lutheran Church Improvement Fund (691 Highway S, Hartford, WI 53027),
St. Kilian Athletics (245 High St., Hartford, WI 53027) or the American
Stroke Association are appreciated.
A special thank you to Dr. David Chen of Hartford, the doctors and
nurses at St. Lukes Medical Center, Lifecare Hospitals of Pewaukee, the
Pavilion at Glacier Valley and Allay Hospice Services and the incredible
support of family and friends.