Source: Stevens Point Daily Journal
February 14, 1920
The funeral of the late Michael Firkus, who died Thursday morning at his home on the Whiting road, was held from St. Stanislaus' Catholic church at 9 o'clock this morning. Rev. A. Malkowski officiating. Burial took place in the Guardian Angels' cemetery.
The pallbearers were Martin Razner, Anton Zinda, Nick Urbanowski, Nick Dudzik, J. Winiecki and John Wysocki.
The late Mr. Firkus was born at Jordan and had been a lifelong resident of Portage county. Following a residence at Jordan in the town of Hull the family moved to this city. Besides the widow, the deceased is survived by five brothers and two sisters. They are Alois, Anton and Joseph Firkus of this city, August of Jordan, Albert of Canada, Mrs. M. King and Mrs. John Kasczmarek of this city.