Sylvian V. Szuminski
Jan. 22, 1936 — Feb. 26, 2019
Sylvian V. “Silver” Szuminski, age 83 years, passed away Tuesday Feb.
26, 2019, while at home surrounded by family. He was born on Jan. 22,
1936, in Cassel, to Frank and Helen (nee Gajewski) Szuminski. On Feb.
13, 1960, Sylvian married Gloria J. Schlicht at Gesu Catholic Church in
Milwaukee. He retired from American Motors as a die setter after 32
years of service.
Sylvian is survived by his wife, Gloria; his children: Sandra (John)
Turnblom, Gail (Ruben) Hernandez, Peggy (the late Jim) Bowser, Mike,
Carol (Bob) Hansen, Mark (Carolyn) and Steve; grandchildren: Michael
(Carmen) Turnblom, Christy (Michael) Peterson, Lisa (Levi) Cook, Tino
Goetz, Stacy (Mark) Bronstad, Leo (Nicole) Goetz, and Brittany Goetz,
James (Laura) Bowser, Benjamin Bowser, Brandon Menning, Anthony Hansen,
Taylor Hansen, Sean Szuminski, and another granddaughter on the way,
plus 28 great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren; his
sister Jolanta (Frank) Jagodzinski; nieces, nephews other relatives and
friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, one sister and three
Sylvian enjoyed bear hunting, deer hunting, fishing, playing the
lottery, but he especially loved to spend time with his family and
watching Fox News. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus.
A memorial service will be held at a later date to be determined.
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family. For more
information, call 262-338-2050 or visit