Dennis Chervenka is the brother of Joe (Louise) Chervenka.
Dennis R. Chervenka, 65, 961 Steiner Dr., Mishicot, entered into eternal rest on Saturday, Dec. 26, 2009, at the Aurora BayCare Medical Center in Green Bay.
Dennis lived life to its fullest, but for the past two months succumbed to cancer.
Dennis was born Oct. 17, 1944, in Kewaunee to Joseph and Magdaline Delveaux Chervenka and has been a lifelong area resident.
He was a graduate of the Denmark High School. Dennis was employed for 30 years at the Wisconsin Aluminum Foundry, retiring in 2005, and was also a self employed roofer for many years. He was always a farmer at heart, and spent much of his free time on the farm. Dennis was a member of Holy Cross Catholic Church in Mishicot, and was an avid snowmobiler and an antique tractor collecter.
Survivors include his mother, Magdaline Chervenka, of Kewaunee; three daughters and sons-in-law, Melissa and Bryan Blom, of Seymour, Teresa and Robert Swader, of Madison, Laura and Scott Smits, of Green Bay; one son and daughter-in-law, Scott and Kelley Chervenka, of Two Rivers; nine grandchildren, Mackenzie, Taylor, Tony, Jennifer, Austyn, Kayla, Benjamin, Cameron, and Kylie; five brothers and sisters-in-law, Joe (Louise) Chervenka, of New Franken, Bob (Dawn) Chervenka, of Langes Corners, Larry (Elaine) Chervenka, of Freedom, Jerry (Connie) Chervenka, of Denmark, Mark (Barb) Chervenka, of Luxemberg, and by his nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, Joseph; two brothers, Norbert and Ronald; and by his Godson, Adam.
Mass of Christian Burial was held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2009, at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Mishicot, with the Reverend Paul Paider officiating. Burial followed in the St. Lawrence Catholic Church Cemetery in Stangelville. The Chervenka family would like to express a very special thank you to the entire staff of the Aurora BayCare Medical Center of Green Bay for all of their love, special care, and concerns shown to Dennis and our family during his illness. Your kindness will always be remembered.
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