Roger L. Hubacek, 85
Roger L. Hubacek was born to eternal life on Dec. 23, 2015, at the age of 85. A celebration of Rogerís life will be held at St. Joseph Parish in Grafton, on Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2015, at 5:30 p.m.
Visitation will take place prior to the funeral mass at St Joseph Parish from 2:30 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. Father Mike Barrett will be presiding over the mass.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Joseph Parish or St. Joseph Parish School are appreciated. For online condolences, please visit www.muellerfuneralhome.com.
Roger was born on Dec. 3, 1930, in Random Lake and grew up in Grafton. He was a graduate of St. Joseph Parish School and graduated from Grafton High School, served in the National Guard and continued his education to become an industrial electrician, working for Briggs & Stratton for 33 years. Roger married Betty (nee Reiter) on May 29, 1954. Their marriage was blessed with five children.
Roger worked hard throughout his life and after retiring from Briggs & Stratton, drove parts to and from vendors for Exacto Springs, a job he thoroughly enjoyed. While his boys were growing up, he was involved with the Boy Scouts. In his spare time he enjoyed spending time with his family, fishing, bowling, researching the family tree and watching his grandchildrenís sporting activities.
Roger is survived by his wife, Betty, of 61 years; children, Rick (Debra), Lisa Ohm (John), Randy (Helen), Lori Koziczkowski (Dan) and the late Gary Hubacek; 10 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Further survived by his siblings, brother Bob (Marge), and sister Judy Theis (the late Peter Theis).
He was preceded in death by his parents, Louis and Anna, and his brother, Louis Jr.
Special thanks to Horizon Hospice and Craig Plopper of Mueller Funeral Home.