Dennis E. Traska, 66, of Wausau, passed away December 27, 2018 at North Central Health Care surrounded by his family. He was born on February 22, 1952 in Wausau to the late Elroy and Adeline (Schreiber) Traska. On April 12, 1980 Dennis married Mary Ann Waraksa at Holy Name Catholic Church, Wausau.
In his free time, he enjoyed spending time outdoors hunting and fishing as well as attending polka events. His greatest joy was his family and getting to spend time with his grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife Mary, his children Curtis (Korrin) Traska, Schofield; Kevin (Angela) Traska, Wausau; Kelly Traska, Wausau; grandchildren Julian, Eli, and Jonathan Traska; brother Lyle Traska, Wausau; sister Judy (Al) Schubring, Wausau.
Dennis was preceded in death by his parents, daughter Melony and an infant brother at birth.
There will be a Celebration Gathering Sunday December 30, 2018 at the Trails End Lodge, 3901 Sherman Rd, Wausau, starting at 3:00 p.m. You may sign the family guestbook at helke.com