Hello, First, I would like to thank Donna Stefani for this headstone picture and many more that she had taken for me during her recent trip to Stevens Point. Thanks Donna!!! This is a picture of my great-great-grandfather Wincenty Wierzba’s headstone which is located at the Sacred Heart Church Cemetery, in Polonia, Portage, Wisconsin. The […]
Hello, I have recently updated the header of this blog with a picture of the St. Isidore Society of Sacred Heart Church in Polonia, Wisconsin which was taken in 1910. I had taken the picture from Malcolm and Margaret Rosholt’s book titled: A Photo Album of the Past: Pioneer Scenes and Portraits from Central Wisconsin. […]
Funeral of Mrs. Wojak Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Wojak, who died Monday at the home of her brother, Mike Wierzba, in the town of Sharon, were held Saturday. Rev. Leo Janikowski officiated at 9 o’clock at Sacred Heart church at Polonia and burial followed in the parish cemetery. The pallbearers were Leo Domask, Jack […]
Mrs. Mary Wojak Mrs. Mary Wojak, age 72, a resident of Portage county for many years, died Monday night at 6 o’clock at the home of her brother Mike Wierzba, of the town of Sharon. She had been ill and confined to bed since Saturday. Mrs. Wojak was born on August 6, 1869, in Poland, […]
Martin Wierzba Martin Wierzba, Route 2, Amherst, Town of Stockton, suffered a stroke while en route to St.Mary’s of Mount Carmel Church, Fancher, at 7:30 a.m. today and was dead on arrival at St. Michael’s Hospital. Born August 10, 1883, in the Town of Sharon, he was the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. […]
Funeral of Mr. Wierzba Many relatives and friends were present and Sacred Heart Catholic church at Polonia Wednesday morning for the funeral of Michael Wierzba, 70, of the town of Sharon, who died last Saturday. A requiem high mass was conducted with Rev. Michael Klosowski officiating at the main alter and Re. Joseph Schulist and […]
Michael Wierzba, 70, a resident of the town of Sharon all of his life, died at his home there Saturday morning at 10:45 o’clock, following a stroke he suffered Friday morning. Mr. Wierzba was born in Sharon, in the Ellis neighborhood, on September 29, 1873, a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Vincent Wierzba. […]
Hello, A few weeks ago, I had the honor to have joined a Portage County genealogy research group. I have posted a link to the research groups website on my blog, http://www.bigalke.biz/. This group has members who excel in different aspects of Portage County and Polish genealogy research. A couple weeks ago I was able […]
Funeral of Mrs. Glodowski Funeral services for Mrs. John Glodowski of the town of Alban, who died Sunday night, were held Wednesday morning at 9 o’clock at St. Adalbert’s Catholic church in Alban. Rt. Rev. Msgr. Michael Klosowski officiated and burial followed in the parish cemetery. The Rosary society of St. Adalbert’s attended the funeral […]
MRS. ALEX GLODOWSKI. Mrs. Alex Glodowski passed away at 5:30 a. m. Saturday at her home at Fancher station after a week’s illness. The deceased, whose maiden name was Annie Wiszba, was 28 years of age last June. She was a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. W. Wiszba of Polonia. Seven years ago in May […]
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