Monica L. Vitek, 77, of Mellen, WI passed away Friday, August 30, 2019 at the Marshfield Medical Center in Marshfield, WI. Monica was born May 7, 1942 in Ashland, WI, the daughter of Fred F. and Margaret (O’Dovero) Flesia.

Monica graduated from the Mellen High School in the class of 1960. On January 13, 1962 she was united in marriage to Donald J. Vitek in Mellen. Together with her husband and family she owned and operated the O’Dovero meat market and dairy farm. The farm and family were the center of her world and forever cherished. She enjoyed rides on the property and the views of the valleys and wildlife.

Survivors include her husband, Donald of Mellen; sister, Faye Flesia of Waukesha, WI; daughter, Wendy F. (Steve) Koosmann of Mellen; sons, Donald F. and Mark J. of Mellen; grandchildren, Margaret and Faye Koosmann and Angelena (Tyler) Sikora; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 12:15 p.m. on Friday, September 6, 2019 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Mellen with Father Aloyius Royan Anthony as Celebrant.

Visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m. on Friday at the Church in Mellen and continue until the time of service.

Interment will take place in Mount Hope Cemetery, Highbridge, WI.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Mountain Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Mellen and Ashland, WI.

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