Kenneth W. Tomaszewski, 68, of Bonita Springs, Fla., died April 26, 2013, after a courageous battle with cancer. Formerly of Chicago and Powers Lake, Wis., he was an honorary member of International Heat and Frost Insulators and Asbestos Workers, Local 17.
He is survived by his beloved wife Mary Alice (DeMarco); his loving daughter Tracy (Patrick) Reinert; his mother Tanya; brothers and sisters, Barbara (Patrick) Pearson; Michael (Karen) Thomas; Diane Niehoff; Frank (Cheri) Tomaszewski; Mary Ann Schiltz; Gerald (Sheila) Tomaszewski; David (Cathy) Tomaszewski, and Kristine (David) Moore; grandchildren, James and Kate; godchildren Alan and Gina; many nieces and nephews and great-nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his son, Paul; father Sigmund, and his brother Joseph.
Funeral services will begin at 9:30 a.m. Friday, May 3, at the Strang Funeral Home of Antioch, 1055 Main St. (Rte. 83) Antioch, with Mass of Christian Burial celebrated at 11 a.m. at St. John the Evangelist Church, 701 N. Lake Avenue, Twin Lakes, Wis. Interment will follow in St. John Cemetery, Twin Lakes. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Strang Funeral Home of Antioch. In lieu of flowers, those desiring may make contributions to the MD Anderson Cancer Center, P.O. Box 4486, Houston, Texas, 77210-4486, in his memory. Well-wishers can sign his guest book at www.strangfh.com.