Crossville Chronicle, Crossville, TN

Obituaries

May 19, 2014

Daniel Lesczykowski

CROSSVILLE — Nov. 18, 1920—May 17, 2014

Daniel N. Lesczykowski, of Crossville, went home to be with his Lord May 17, 2014, at Cumberland Hospice House in Crossville. He was 93 years old.

Daniel was born Nov. 18, 1920, in Sobieski, WI, the son of Anton and Frances Lesczykowski. Daniel grew up on the family farm in Sobieski, WI.

Daniel proudly served his country in the United States Navy during World War II. On Aug. 21, 1948, he was united in marriage with Shirley Vogt in Sheboygan, WI. The couple lived on the family farm in Sobieski, WI, before moving to Sheboygan, WI, in 1951, where they raised their family of six children. For 24 years, Daniel was employed as a polisher at Vollrath Company in Sheboygan. Daniel enjoyed hunting and fishing and was an avid outdoorsman.

Daniel and his wife, Shirley, moved to Crossville in the past two years to be closer to family members who could care for them.

Daniel is survived by his wife, Shirley, of Sheboygan, and five of their six children, Sharon (Mark) Miller of Ellijay, GA, Rebecca (Jerome)Schmitt of Crossville, Mark (Jamie Marcus) Lesczykowski of Crandon, WI, Linda (Nathan) Miller of Joelton, TN, and Anthony Lesczykowski of Sheboygan, WI. He is further survived by 16 grandchildren and 37 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his son, Daniel David; grandson, Scott Anthony Lesczykowski; brothers, Andrew and Clarence Lesczykowski; and sisters, Violet Harris and Josephine White.

Funeral services were held May 19 at Crossville Memorial Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, the family prefers memorials be given to the Cumberland Hospice House in Crossville.

The Lesczykowski family would like to especially thank the Hospice of Cumberland County staff and nurses Thelma and Desireé. They would also like to extend a warm thank you to all the relatives and friends who supported Daniel and his family throughout his illness.

Interment will be in Sheboygan, WI.

Crossville Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. was in charge of the arrangements.

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