David Skroch, 86 of Hixton, died Friday, March 10, 2023 surrounded by his family.

     David was born Oct. 5, 1936, in Independence, WI, to Joseph and Sally (Sobota) Skroch. He had three wonderful children along life’s path. David graduated from Independence High School and following that, served in the United States Army. He also worked for many years as a professional truck driver. 

     David was an outdoorsman. He loved fishing of all sorts and went on many fishing trips, even to Canada. He also liked to ride his Honda motorcycle and do a bit of traveling.

     David was also a sports fan. He was a big Green Bay Packer fan and also liked to watch the Milwaukee Brewers and NASCAR races.

     At home, David liked woodworking and organizing with his label-maker. He also planted a vegetable garden every year.

     Surviving David are his children, Michael Skroch, Donna (Duane) Borgwardt and Amy (Peter Richards) Skroch; his grandchildren, Kaitlin Borgwardt, Olive Skroch and Hazel Skroch; his brother, Paul Skroch; and sister, Mary Skaar.

     He was preceded in death by his parents.

     A celebration of life is being planned by family. Date and time are yet to be determined but will be announced.

     The Jensen Modjeski-Funeral home in Hixton is serving the family. 715-963-2311


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