Agnes Ellen Gierok, 83, of Independence, died Monday, August 16, 2021, at her home.
Agnes was born April 19, 1938 in Ludington, Wis. to Ernest and Esther (Shong) Von Haden. She married Albin G. Gierok on August 20, 1960 in Eau Claire. He died October 12, 2011.
She was a member of SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church and Rosary Society.
Survivors include eight children, Marge (Darryl) Jerdee of Corcoran, Minn., Allen and Mark Gierok of Holmen, Kenneth Gierok of Independence, James (Angela) Gierok of Pleasantville, George (Mary) Gierok, Jeffery (Sarah) Gierok, and Robert (Amanda) Gierok all of Independence; a brother, Alvin Von Haden; 15 grandchildren.
Agnes was preceded in death by her husband; son, Ronald Gierok; sisters, Evelyn Von Hayden, Ann Gregory and Jean Fedie; grandson, Samuel James Gierok.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, August 20, 2021 at SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Independence, with Rev. Georgekutty Thayilkuzhitottu officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Visitation will be held at Edison Funeral Home in Independence on Thursday, from 4-8 p.m. with a prayer service and rosary at 7:30 p.m. and on Friday one hour prior to the Mass at the church.
Online condolences may be offered at http://www.edisonfuneralhome.com