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“I and my parents Nick & Adeline always liked Dan, and enjoyed his warmth, sharing way, and sense of humor. ”
1 of 9 | Posted by: Dave Schuster - Wausau, WI

“Katie Sorry of the loss of your dad. My prayers are the whole Lepak family. ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: Terry & Karen Schreiber - WI

“Dan was a good natured guy. Fond memories of bowling against him in the KC League mid -70's to early 80's and his involvement in events and socials....Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Terry Pisca - Schofield, WI

“Connie & Dennis, My thoughts and prayers are with you and the entire Lepak family in this time of loss. Another great man watching over us from...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Terri Fronek - Wausau, WI

“So sorry to hear of Dan's passing, I know he will be missed by many. Know that you are all in my thoughts and prayers. ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: Julie Kryshak - Evergreen, CO

“To the Lepak family...I am sorry to hear of the passing of Uncle Danny. Sending prayers and kind thoughts. ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: beverley lepak - CA

“Danny, it was a pleasure to meet one of the Lepak "Old Corps" Marines on several occasions, and I immensely enjoyed the stories you had to tell of...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Paul Steinhoff - Yuma, AZ

“We know that no words can help ease the pain and loss that you are feeling right now. You are in our every prayer and thought. ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Jeff and Tammy Lepak - CA

“I'm sorry to hear of Danny's passing, and I remember him as such a good man. He always had a twinkle in his eyes. He will be joining Mark in Heaven...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Jackie Lepak - La Habra Hts, CA


Daniel C. Lepak, 86, Rib Mountain, died Tuesday April 9, 2013 at home, under the care of Aspirus Comfort Care and Hospice Services. He was born October 10, 1926, in Marathon, son of the late John and Constance (Busko) Lepak. On June 29, 1948, he married Marie Carr in Marathon. She preceded him in death February 16, 1967. On August 25, 1973, he married Mary Szymanski-Oleszczuk at St. Michael Catholic Church, Wausau. She preceded him in death April 22, 2003. He was a veteran of the US Marines, having received the Purple Heart commendation. Prior to his retirement, Dan had been employed as a lineman with Wisconsin Public Service Corporation and also farmed in the town of Rib Mountain. Dan was a member of the Knights of Columbus, George Schreier Council No. 1069, Wausau and also enjoyed playing cards, bowling and planting sweet corn. He truly enjoyed watching and analyzing the stock market and investments. Survivors include 11 children, Daniel (Sheri) Lepak, Wausau, Gail (Keith) Lawrence, Wausau, Connie (Dennis) Janssen, Wausau, Bonnie Roeder, Wausau, Sue (Dennis) Bedish, Eagle River, Ronald (Fiance', Gayle) Lepak, Wausau, Patrice (Charles) Janssen, Wausau, Nancy (Donald) Hall, Wausau, Roger Lepak, Wausau, Mary Beth Smith, Ware Schoals, SC, Kathleen Lepak, Neenah, 25 grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren, five step-children, Patti (Steven Akey)Linehan, Wausau, Cathy (Bill) Wasmund, Wausau, Bruce (Penny) Oleszczuk, Beaverton, Ore., Mary Jo Leitermann, Milwaukee, Tim (Gayle) Oleszczuk, Milwaukee, four siblings, John Roland (Julie) Lepak, Calif., Betty Jansen, Wausau, Cyril (Patricia) Lepak, Cumberland, Rueben (Pat) Lepak, Marathon, brother and sisters-in-law, Rev. Eugene Hornung, Marathon, Catherine Lepak, West Bend, Jackie Lepak, Calif. Besides his parents and wives, he was preceded in death by two sons, James and Steven Lepak, two sons-in-law, Randal Roeder and Thomas Smith, two sisters, Julia Lang and Delores Hornung and two brothers, Norbert and Mark Lepak. The funeral mass will be celebrated at Noon Monday April 15, 2013 at St. Matthew Catholic Church, Wausau. Rev. Robert Thorn will preside. Burial will be in St. Mary Cemetery, Marathon, where full military honors will be conducted by members of the American Legion – Alois Dreikosen Post No. 469, Marathon. Friends may call on Sunday from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. at the Peterson/Kraemer Funeral Home, 3400 Stewart Avenue, Wausau and again on Monday from 11:00 a.m. until the time of services at the church. There will be a parish vigil service Sunday 4:00 p.m. at the Stewart Avenue funeral home. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund is being established. Online condolences may be expressed at www.petersonkraemer.com