Sunday, October 20, 2013



AGE: 77

ADDRESS: 236 N. Gershwin Street, Stetsonville; Village of Stetsonville Resident

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: 7:17 P.M. Saturday, October 19 at his residence

TIME & PLACE OF SERVICES: Memorial Services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Friday, October 25 at the Hemer Funeral Home, Medford

OFFICIATING: Deacon Joseph Stefancin

VISITATION: 9:00 A.M. until the time of services at 11:00 A.M. Friday, October 25 at the Hemer Funeral Home, Medford

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: October 30, 1935 in Rib Lake

EDUCATION: Graduate of Rib Lake High School

MARRIAGE: March 23, 1957 in Milwaukee to Kathleen H. Ihamaki

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: Served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. After his time in the service, Frank worked in various factories and was also a police officer in West Bend and Marshfield. During this time he also owned and operated BBR Construction until his retirement. Frank enjoyed walking in the woods, woodworking and carving, fishing, birds and built many bird houses. He also enjoyed the Packers, CB and Ham Radio, and the fall colors. Frank was a creative cook and a dehydrating connoisseur. He was quite the story teller and jokester.

SURVIVING SPOUSE: Kathleen H. Bieniek of Stetsonville

SURVIVING CHILDREN: Nona (Randi) Carpenter of Mauston, Sally (Roger) Hamm of Chanhassen, Minnesota, Steven (Kaye) Bieniek of Rochester, Minnesota, Julie (Lori Heikkinen) Bieniek of Cloquet, Minnesota, Judith (Rod) Negus of Scandia, Minnesota and Michael Bieniek of Golden Valley, Minnesota


CHILDREN DECEASED: Son-In-Law: Robert Holin in 1996

SURVIVING SISTERS: Mary DeBruin of Campbellsport, Stella Pendergast of Eagle River, Evie (Bill) Mathews of West Bend and Kathryn (Jim) Chase of Hardenville, Missouri
Sisters-In-Law: Evie Bieniek of Kewaskum and Betty Bieniek of Milwaukee

BROTHERS/SISTER DECEASED: Brothers: Adam and Tony Bieniek
Sister: Helen Surek


DECEASED MOTHER: Susan Bieniek (Maiden Name: Kuna)

OTHER INFORMATION: In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Frank’s family to be designated at a later date
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