TEMPLE—Percy M. Mrosko, 91, of Temple, formerly of Rockdale, died Thursday at his home.
Funeral services were held Monday, Nov. 25, 2013, at Scanio Harper Funeral Home in Temple with Dr. Don Lynn officiating. Burial followed at Hillcrest Cemetery in Temple.
Mr. Mrosko was born April 4, 1922, in Rockdale to Ben and Martha Wagner Mrosko.
He was a 1941 graduate of Rockdale High School.
Mr. Mrosko served 33 months in the U.S. Army during World War II with the 36th Division in the European Campaign.
He married Doris Mae Kubricht on July 23, 1951, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Wallis.
Mr. Mrosko retired from Boise Cascade Lumber Co. in 1985. He was in the lumber business for 50 years and worked for the following companies, Barnes Jones Lumber Co., J.W. Marrs Lumber Co., Bruce Campbell & Son Lumber Co., Foxworth Galbraith, Lengefeld Lumber Co. and Boise Cascade Lumber Co.
Mr. Mrosko was a member of First Christian Church of Temple where he served as a deacon and had been a resident of Temple for 58 years.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ben and Martha Wagner Mrosko, and two sisters Alice Dunn and Mildred Boehm.
Survivors include his wife, Doris Mae Kubricht Mrosko of Temple and a daughter, Linda Suzanne Mrosko of Cedar Creek Lake.
Memorials may be made to First Christian Church, 300 N. Fifth St., Temple, TX 76501 or Odyssey Hospice, 2626 37th St., Temple, TX 76504.