Phyllis Wieczorek, 96, of Corsica, SD, died Saturday, October 23, 2021,
at Good Samaritan Center in Corsica. Funeral services will be 10:30 AM
Thursday, October 28, at St. John Lutheran Church in rural Dimock. Burial
will be at St. John Lutheran Cemetery in Dimock. Visitation will be one hour
prior to the funeral service at the Church. Arrangements by Bittner Funeral
Phyllis Marteen Wieczorek was born on October 23, 1925 to Albert and
Gladys (Younie) Moller on the family farm near Mt. Vernon, SD. She attended
Baker Township Grade School and graduated from Stickney High School in 1943.
After high school, Phyllis was employed at the Davison County Court House in
ASCS Office from 1943-1946.
Phyllis was united in marriage to Oliver Wieczorek on June 6, 1946 at St.
John Lutheran Church in rural Dimock, SD. Together they began their married
life on a farm in Aurora County. They raised three sons and one daughter,
and remained active in every aspect of their lives. Phyllis was an
industrious person, she enjoyed working on projects inside and outside of
their home. After Oliver passed away on November 8, 2006, Phyllis continued
to embrace the farm life and stayed on the farm.
Phyllis was a devoted and active member of the St. John Lutheran Church.
She held several office positions, member of WELCA, and taught Sunday
School. Phyllis was also the Aurora Township School Clerk for many years.
Phyllis is survived by her sons, Alan (Cheryl) Wieczorek of Lee’s Summit,
MO, Victor Wieczorek of Mt. Vernon, and Larry Wieczorek of Corsica;
daughter, Janis (John) Wassilak of Cuba, MO; 8 grandchildren; 19
She was preceded in death by her husband, Oliver; parents; brother,
Gilbert (Lois) Moller; sisters, Evelyn (Lorenz) Gerlach, and Mary Louise
(Calvin) Weiland; daughter-in-law, Barbara Wieczorek; sister-in-law and
brother-in-law, Loraine and Phillip Bormann; and three nieces and one