Stanley Pokorsky

Stanley Pokorsky

Birth
Manitowoc, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin, USA
Death 3 May 1955 (aged 72)
Two Rivers, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial Two Rivers, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin, USA
Memorial ID 94672062 · View Source
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Stanley Pokorsky, 72, of 2401 12th St., Two Rivers, a well known retired meat
market and grocery store operator at Two Rivers, died at Two Rivers Municipal
Hospital Tuesday afternoon. He had been in failing health for more than two
years.
Funeral services will be held at 3:30 a.m. Saturday at the Klein & Stangel Inc.,
Funeral Home, Two Rivers, and at 9 a.m. with a solemn requiem high mass at St.
Mark Catholic Church, Two Rivers. Interment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Two
Rivers.
Mr. Pokorsky was born at Manitowoc on Aug. 19, 1882, a son of Jacob and Agnes
Schott Pokorsky. He married the former Agnes Weier at Sacred Heart Church, Two
Rivers, on June 15, 1908. When he was a young man he learned the butcher trade
in Milwaukee and for many years was employed at the Kadow Market at Manitowoc.
He established his own business in Two Rivers in 1922, retiring two years ago
because of ill health and turning over the operation to his son-in-law, Edward
Knope.
Besides his wife he leaves two daughters, Mrs. Knope of Two Rivers and Mrs.
Austin DeLorme of Negaunee, Mich.; three sons, Victor, Florian and Harold Pokorsky
of Two Rivers; a sister, Mrs. Mary D____ of Manitowoc; a brother, Michael Pokorsky
of Manitowoc and 16? grandchildren.
Friends may call at the funeral home after 7 p.m. Thursday where the Rosary will
be recited at 8 p.m. Friday.
Manitowoc Herald Times, May 4, 1955
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At 9 o’clock Monday morning at the Polish Catholic Church, George
Pokorsky(sic) of Manitowoc and Miss Agnes Wiear(sic) of this city
were united in marriage. The groom is employed by Ald. Wendorf in
the ice business at Manitowoc and the couple will reside on So.
16th Street at Manitowoc.
The Reporter, Sat., June 20, 1908


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  • Created by: Nona Forrest
  • Added: 1 Aug 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 94672062
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Stanley Pokorsky (19 Aug 1882–3 May 1955), Find a Grave Memorial no. 94672062, citing Holy Cross Cemetery, Two Rivers, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by Nona Forrest (contributor 46501243) .