Sunday, February 21, 2016



AGE: 90

ADDRESS: 685 Blackberry St. Edgar, WI

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: Saturday, February 20, 2016 at Aspirus Hospice House in Wausau surrounded by her loving family and under the care of Aspirus Comfort Care and Hospice.

TIME & PLACE OF SERVICES: 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at St. John the Baptist Church in Edgar

OFFICIATING: Father Thomas Huff

INTERMENT: Calvary Cemetery in Athens

VISITATION: 9:00 A.M. until time of services at 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at St. John the Baptist Church in Edgar

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: Pauline was born on October 3, 1925 in Athens

EDUCATION: She attended Athens Area High School. Pauline then attended Medford Area Normal School and finished her teaching degree in Stevens Point.

MARRIAGE: On June 1, 1946, Pauline married the love of her life Arthur E. Kornack at St. Anthony’s Church in Athens and he preceded her in death in 1996

PRINCIPLE EVENTS IN LIFE: Pauline started teaching in Gad before taking time off to raise her family. She then taught for 32 years in the Athens, Colby and Edgar areas before retiring. In her retirement, Pauline continued to teach as a substitute teacher for many years. She enjoyed playing cards, coffee and toast with friends, solving puzzles, but most of all she loved spending time with her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She especially saved her weekends to share with them through visits or phone calls from those that were unable to visit.

MEMBER OF: St. John the Baptist Church in Edgar and the Ladies Aid Groups PCCW, WI Education Association and the Lion’s Club

SURVIVING CHILDREN: Roger (Sharon) Kornack of North Dakota, JoAnn “Dolly” Bandini of Indiana, Chuck (Marcy) Kornack of Athens, Bev (Jake) Bauman of Wausau, Linda (Tom) Schulz of Wausau, Marilyn (Al) Daul of Stratford, Ed “Smoke” Kornack of Alaska and Greg (Tammy) Kornack of Edgar

CHILDREN DECEASED: Daughter: Joyce Kornack



SURVIVING SISTER: Helen Bergmann of Athens

BROTHERS/SISTERS DECEASED: Catherine Joers, Marge Suckow and Henry Suennen


DECEASED MOTHER: Katherine (Dessl) Suennen

PALLBEARERS: Jesse Daul, Aaron & Bryan Wulk, David & Patrick Kornack and Neil Bergmann

OTHER INFORMATION: In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made in Pauline’s name to Aspirus Hospice House in Wausau.

The family would like to give a special thank you to everyone for being such special friends to Pauline throughout her life and to the staff at Aspirus Hospice House of Wausau for taking such good care of her.
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