June 10, 1943
September 27, 2020
Otto Bilski, age 77, passed away on September 27, 2020 after a brief battle with cancer.
Otto Bilski was born on June 10, 1943 to Billie and Maggie Bilski in Brenham, Texas. He went to school at St. Mary’s Catholic School and graduated from Brenham High School. On May 11, 1968 he married Nancy (Haas) Bilski and they shared 52 years together. Otto was a hardworking man who spent 45 years as a machinist. He was also a fun loving man who enjoyed playing cards, dominos, football squares, gardening, cooking out in his barn with a cold beer in hand and visiting with friends. He loved listening to polka music and sometimes playing the occasional scratch-off. What brought him the most joy was his time he spent with family but especially the grandchildren. Otto spent time in the National Guard. He belonged to the Knights of Columbus in Brenham, Texas.
Otto is preceded in death by his parents, Billie Bilski, Sr. and Maggie (Twardowski) Bilski; siblings, Billie Bilski, Jr., Paul Bilski, Peter Bilski, Anita Swoboda, Daniel Bilski, Valeria Okonski, and Andrew Bilski. He is survived by his wife, Nancy (Haas) Bilski; his son, Jeff Bilski and daughter-in-law Marcie, daughter, Alaina Loehr and son-in-law Cody; his grandchildren, Austin, Cooper, Emma, and Andrew; and siblings, Barbara Janda and Joe Bilski.
Visitation will be Wednesday, September 30, 2020 from 8:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. with the rosary recited at 7:00 p.m. at Brenham Memorial Chapel. Family will be present to receive friends from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.. Funeral Mass will be held Thursday, October 1, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with interment to follow in St. Stanislaus Catholic Cemetery in Chappell Hill, TX.
Services are in the care of Brenham Memorial Chapel, 2300 Stringer St., Brenham, TX 77833. 979.836.3611 Memories may be shared at www.BrenhamMemorialChapel.com.