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Eugene J. Polensky

January 28, 1941 ~ December 6, 2017 (age 76)

Memorial services for Geno Polensky of Warroad , MN will be held on Friday, December 15th at 3 PM at the Woodland Bible Church in Warroad.  Visitation will be one hour prior to the service with interment at Riverside Cemetery at a later date.

Eugene “Geno” John Polensky passed away on December 6, 2017 at the LifeCare Roseau Manor at the age of 76.

Eugene was born on January 28, 1941 in Wilton, ND to Madeline (Haag) and John Polensky.  He graduated from high school in Wilton in 1959 and served six months in the U.S. Navy.  He was married to Patricia Kerry.  He moved to International Falls, MN to work as a meat cutter.  He and Debra F. Otto were married on February 23, 1990.  He continued his 41 year career as a meat cutter moving to Warroad, MN in 1973 and worked for Milo’s Hartz and later Doug’s Supermarket, retiring in 2006.

Geno enjoyed hunting and fishing, and spending time with his family.  He had a passion for sports!  The Minnesota Twins, Minnesota Vikings , and his beloved Warroad Warriors were always close to his heart.  Geno was always in a good mood; always had a smile on his face and a happy person to be with.  He was a member of the Bowling League in Roseau and the Warroad Eagles.  Blessed be his memory.

He is survived by his wife, Debra Polensky of Warroad; children, Scott Kerry of Littlefork, MN, Mitchell Stewart of Badger, MN, Myron (Lena) Stewart of Stevensville, MT, and Sheila (John) Webb of Warroad; grandchildren, Joe, SkyBlu, Zach, Uriah, Alexander, Dominic, Savannah, Sheldon, Vance, Kaitlyn, Leo Brist-Stewart, and Lakota Jo; great-grandchildren, Harlan and Ryan.  He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Madeline; brother, Jerry Polensky, first wife, Patricial Polensky; daughter-in-law, Sally Kerry and sister-in-law, Ardelle Polensky.

 Military honors by the Warroad American Legion.  In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred.  Online guest book at:  

 Service Information

Memorial Service
December 15, 2017

3:00 PM
Woodland Bible Church
506 Dale Av SW
Warroad, MN 56763

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