Gary Lewandowski, age 70 of Roberts, WI, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, October 11, 2023 at his home. Gary was born the son of Herman and Mary (Tuber) Lewandowski on January 21, 1953 in Pleasant Prairie, WI. He grew up in Perry, IA, graduating from Perry High School. Gary went to work on The Milwaukee Railroad. Then left to drive truck for a few years, but went back to railroad until his retirement in 2013. Gary was married to Joyce Polen on November 11, 2011 at the St. Croix County Court House in Hudson, WI. He enjoyed riding his four wheeler, camping, collecting WWII memorabilia, WWII model builder and visiting at the Sidetrack Saloon. He loved sports, especially the Iowa Hawkeyes, the Packers and Brewers. Gary was always accompanied by one of his dogs. He was hard working, kind and generous. He is preceded in death by his parents, Herman and Mary Lewandowski and his brother, Michael Lewandowski. Gary is survived by his wife, Joyce Lewandowski; step-son, Justin (Sabrina) Polen; granddaughter, Jenna Polen; siblings, Chester (Patty) Lewandowski, Jean (Kirk) Blaisdell, Ryan Lewandowski, Brett Lewandowski, Chad (Dana) Lewandowski; step-mother, Harriett (Dave) Pauley; many nieces, nephews, in-laws, and friends. A Celebration of Gary’s Life was held on Monday, October 16, 2023 at 12 noon at Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services 728 S Knowles Avenue New Richmond, WI. Visitation was also on Monday from 10 am – 12 noon at the funeral home. Arrangements are with Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services.