Rosemary Stencil

February 3, 1935
May 3, 2022

Rosemary Stencil, 87, died peacefully with her family at her side on Tuesday, May 3, 2022. She was born February 3, 1935, in Luxemburg to Joseph and Emma (Luerquin) Watzka.

Rosemary was a line worker at Hamilton Industries in Two Rivers for many years and worked there until her retirement. She was a past member of the Polish Legion of American Veterans-Ladies Auxiliary Post #186 of Poland, WI. Rosemary was an avid Brewers and Packers fan. She loved to go to the casino and playing Sheepshead. Family was very important to her, and she loved to spend time with her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.

Rosemary is survived by her children, Karen (Jim) Konop-Bastien, Michael (Dawn) Konop, Richard (Kim) Konop, Gary (Mary) Konop, and Lori Konop (Gayland Reinke); many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; brothers, Merle Watzka, Jerome Watzka, Tony (Karen) Watzka, and Mike (MaryLou) Watzka; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Dorothy Watzka and Cyril Cieslewicz; and members of the Stencil and Kralovetz Families.

She was preceded in death by her husbands, Bernard Konop, Edward Kralovetz, and Robert Stencil; sisters, Laverne (Joseph) Phillips and JoAnn Cieslewicz; brothers, Bernard (Bernadine) Watzka, Roger Watzka, and Gerald (Marilyn) Watzka; sisters-in-law, Mary Watzka, and Dolores Watzka.

Friends may call at Prince of Peace Catholic Church, 3425 Willow Road, on Monday from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.  The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. Monday at the church with the Rev. Dennis Ryan officiating. Burial will be in Holy Trinity Catholic Cemetery. On-line condolences may be given at To view livestream please go the Prince of Peace Facebook page and enter popgb54311.

Rosemary’s family extends a sincere word of thanks to the caring staffs of Aurora Hospice, Oak Park Place, Deacon Jeff Prickette and Prince of Peace Catholic Parish, and to Bev and Ken O’Brien for all of the prayers, thoughts, visits, and friendship shown to Rosemary.

May 9, 2022
9:00 to 11:00 am
Prince of Peace Church [map]
Mass of Christian Burial
May 9, 2022
11:00 a.m.
Prince of Peace Church [map]