Irene Blagovsek Obituary

Irene  Blagovsek
Irene Blagovsek

May 2, 1926 - July 22, 2015
Resided in Peshtigo, WI


Irene (Wontorski) Blagovsek, 89, of Peshtigo, passed away surrounded by her family on July 22, 2015, in Stevens Point, Wisconsin.
Irene was born May 2, 1926 in Wausaukee to the late John and Caroline Wontorski. On February 12, 1947, she married Rudolph Blagovsek. He preceded her in death on October 8, 2003.
Irene will be greatly missed by her family and children, Regina (Richard) Clayton, Sandra (Thomas) Rhode and Kathleen (Gerald) Walters. She was loved by her grandchildren, Stephanie, Jennifer, Adriena (Jared), Rebecca (Jeremiah), Lydia (Matthew) and Rachel (Christopher); and also her great-grandchildren, William, Joshua, Matthew, Brendan and Allison. Irene is also survived by many nieces and nephews and her twin sister, Frances Koncz.
Irene was preceded in death by her brothers and sisters, Jean, Wanda, Viola, William, Carl, Helen, John and Lillian. Also preceding Irene in death were a daughter, Iris; and a great-granddaughter, Anna.
Friends may call at Hansen-Onion-Martell funeral home in Marinette from 2 until 4 p.m. on Sunday, August 9, 2015. Her family will lead a Celebration of her Life at 4 p.m. She will be laid to rest alongside her loving husband in Glenwood Memorial Gardens, Town of Peshtigo.
The family thanks Aspirus Hospice for excellent, personalized care and the staff at the Lodge and Whispering Pines for their gentle assistance while Irene was a resident.




Hansen-Onion-Martell Funeral Home
Marinette, WI
Sunday, August 9, 2015
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Hansen-Onion-Martell Funeral Home
Marinette, WI
Sunday, August 9, 2015
4:00 PM