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    Robert F. Minzloff Jr.

    Minzloff, Robert F. Aka Gramma Passed away September 18, 2018 at the age of 76 years. Grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Langen of Menominee, MI. and Walter and Clara Minzloff (Nee Wolf). Son of Robert Minzloff Sr. and Helen I. Langen. Brother of Jean Kutska (Nee Arts), LaValley Minzloff and Gail (Walter) Minzloff. Son-in-law of Dawn Schlicke (Nee Petri) and Bud and Fay Petri. Also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Life Partner of Michael K. Petri for 49 years. Visitation will be held Saturday, October 6, 2018 from NOON-1PM at Holy Name of Jesus (11th and Hayes) with a Mass at 1PM. Father Henry Galas officiating. Robert…

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    Charles J. Huebbe

    Passed away on September 29th, 2018 at the age of 81. Beloved husband of Karen for over 56 years. Dear father of Michael (the late Kimberly) and Michelle (Kevin) Huber. Grandpa Charlie to Lauren and Jack Huber. Preceded in death by his son Mark. A private memorial service will be held at a later date. Charles was a member of the Steamfitters Local 601. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Charles to the charity of your choice.

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    Rocco Robert Lauria

    Lauria, Rocco Robert “Bobby” Born 4/7/1934 on Milwaukee’s south side and died 9/28/2018 in Waterford, WI. Rocco passed quietly I the early morning hours of Sept. 28th with Lois his wife of 61 years alongside him. Playing softly in the background was the music of the ‘Rat Pack’ and Dad definitely ‘did it his way’. He is survived by his wife Lois(Nee Theys); 6 daughters, Veronica(Robbie), Lisa(David), Kim(Ron), Chris Ann(Tim), Andrea(Marcus), Ann Marie(Al); son-in-law Dave Banta. Proud and loving grandpa of 12 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. Further survived by many nieces, nephews and extended family. Born of humble beginnings during the depression, Dad learned the value of a dollar…

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    Clifford J. Peskie

    Peskie, Clifford J. Entered into eternal peace on September 24, 2018 at age 80. Loving husband of Roseann (Nee Dlapa) of 54 years. Brother of Monica Barber, Elenor Welsch, Marge (Elmer) Niehoff. Preceded in death by other relatives and friends. Cliff will be most remembered for his joking spirit and his assistance to all who needed his help. The birds will miss his bird houses that he generously provided for them. Cliff was a member of the Army 124th Signal Battalion and also a 30 year employee of Briggs & Stratton. A memorial visitation will be held Saturday October 13, 2018 from 9-11AM at HOLY APOSTLES CHURCH (16000 W. National…

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    Annette M. Doran Hanley

    Annette M. Doran (Hanley) nee: Vis Passed away on September 23rd, 2018 at the age of 74. Beloved wife of Mike Doran and former wife of the late Kenneth Hanley. Loving mother of Dawn Hanley. Also survived by dear friends Lynn and Jackie and four-legged friends Sheba, Jr. and Trouble.

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    Audrey M. Fitch

    Fitch, Audrey M. (Nee Kraft) Age 81, went to her heavenly home Thursday, September 20, 2018. Loved by her children, Keith (Angela), Brenda, Joyce (Peter), Kirby (Nancy), grandchildren, nieces, nephews, family and friends. Audrey had a special place in her heart for Skyler, like a son, Sandy her niece, and her dog Trooper. She loved them all very much. Preceded in death by her husband, Kermit, whom she was married to near 50 years, Kevin her son, Kimberly, her infant daughter and Kasey, a grandson. Thank you to Zilber Hospice for Audrey’s great care and allowing her to rest there on her way to heaven. Visitation will be held on…

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    Lydia Lee Lesser

    Lesser, Lydia Lee (Nee Cyganiak) January 4, 1949 – June 29, 2018. Mother to Scott Lesser and Greg Lesser, daughter of Hubert and Teresa Cyganiak. Survived by husband Dennis Lesser, sisters Lynda Kass and Jackie Zeh and brother Mark Cyganiak. Lydia had a wonderful sense of adventure and spirit. She loved animals of all kinds, especially her parrot Peety. She loved to travel, whether getting to drive a NASCAR auto around the track in Daytona, or heading across the sea to visit the ancient ruins in Italy. She was equally at home walking the streets in Florence, or getting together with family for dinner. And she did it all with…

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    Barbara M. St. Ledger

    St. Ledger, Barbara M. (nee Karpinski) Passed away at home on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 after a courageous battle with cancer at the age of 65 years. Beloved wife of Michael for 39 years. Loving mom of Tammy (Joshua) Grueneberg, Amy (Dick) Siem, Christina (Heather) St.Ledger and Kevin (Heather) St.Ledger. Proud grandma of Alyssa, Andrew, Sawyer and Violet. Dear sister of Henry (Karen) Karpinski, Sue (Robert) Cox, Ken Karpinski and the late Karen (the late Richard) Sukkert. Further survived by sister and brother-in-laws, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Family and friends will gather at the funeral home on Monday, September 24 from 1-3:45 PM with a Memorial Service at…

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    Clarence "Jim" Toepfer

    Born into Eternal Life on September 18 at the age of 93. Beloved husband of the late Charlotte (nee Reichmann). Father of Patty (Tony) and David. Brother of Gladys. Also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. A visitation will be held at Grace Lutheran (3030 W. Oklahoma Ave. Milwaukee) on September 28 from 9am until the time of service at 1030am. Jim was a member and the music director at Grace Lutheran Church for over 50 years. Jim enjoyed being a member of the Milwaukee Bonsai Society for over 30 years. If so desired, memorials to Grace Lutheran Church appreciated.

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    Lynn G. Johnson

    Johnson, Lynn G., Born into Eternal Life on Tuesday, September 18th, 2018, at the age of 90. Loving husband of Kathleen (nee Bartz). Beloved dad of Karen (Bernie) Schulz, Tim (Pat) Johnson, and Carolyn (Dan) Italiano. Proud grandpa of Andy (Kelly) Schulz, Kate (Mike) Beres, Amy (David) Craig, Jerry (Lisa) Johnson, Paul (Moriah) Johnson, Lee Johnson, Luke (Jen) Italiano, and Tim Italiano. Loved great-grandpa of Andreas and Barrett Schulz, Karli, Greyson, and Emery Beres, William, James, Henry, Greta, Paul, and Ruthie Craig, Nate, Nora, Titus, and Tessa Italiano. Twin brother of the late Marlyn (the late Raymond) Reiss. Brother-in-law of Frederick (Ellen) Bartz, and the late Jerry (Judy) Bartz. Also…

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    Michael Christie

    Michael was preceded in death by his parents Frank and Claire Christie. He was embraced in life by his friends and the staff at Mercy, who all loved and cared for him. He will be missed and remembered for his kindness, gentle manner, strong faith, and kindness to everyone he met. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Saint Gregory the Great Catholic Church (3160 S 63rd St) on September 18th, 2018, at 10:30AM.

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    John H. Sellman

    John H. Sellman, 71 ended his life’s journey on September 15, 2018. Loving and caring husband of Shirley (nee Riemann), and step father to Shannon (Yancy) Suber. Brother of Julie (Greg) Hendee and Robert Sellman. Preceded in death by his parents Melvin Robert and Millie Ann Sellman. John was a Yooper, born in Manistique, MI and served his country to the rank of Sergeant in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam Era. He was a lifetime member of the American Legion. A history major and avid sports fan, he never missed a Michigan Wolverine football game and always rooted for the Green Bay Packers and Milwaukee Brewers. He was one…

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    Gloria Mary Langfeldt

    Langfeldt, Gloria Passed away on Sunday, September 16th, 2018, age 81 years. Loving wife of Larry Langfeldt. Dear mother of the late Charles(Susan), Larry(Pamala), Joe(Doreen). Proud grandmother of Shelley, Charles(Kate), Andrew(Kristy), Dustin, Amanda(Joe), and Jennifer(Josh). Loving great grandmother of Aiden, Sydney, Nolan, Scarlett, and Oliver. Also survived by brothers, sisters, nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends. A visitation will be held Thursday from 4-7PM at the Funeral Home. A Funeral Service will follow at 7PM. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the American Cancer Society appreciated.

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    Jonnie L. Richards

    Passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Sept. 14 at the age of 71. Beloved significant other of John Knurr. Cherished mom of Wendy (Mike) Larson, Betsy (Doug) Molinski, Jill (Marty) Gulczynski and Jan Kerkenbush-Heflin. Loving grandma of Mitchell, Dallas, Maxwell, Spencer, Alyssa, Bailey, Johnathan, Marshall, Dillon, Summer, Sophia, Jack and Charlie. Daughter of the late Nyrval and Norma Richards and Asa "Bernard" Mitchell. Sister of Debbie, Julie, Mick, Terri, Jayne and Connie. A memorial visitation will be held AT THE FUNERAL HOME on Saturday, Sept. 29, from 10-12pm with a memorial service to follow at 12pm.

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    Helen A. Bohman

    Bohman, Helen A. Found peace September 13, 2018 at the age of 89. Beloved wife of the late Gilbert Bohman. Dear mother of Nancy (Timothy) Macy, Helen (Craig) Chronert, LaMonte (Patricia), Pauline, and Roger (Brandy) Bohman. Dear grandmother of Todd, Trevor, Jessica, Jake, Russ, Kurtis, and Erinne. Fond friend of Richard Scholtz. Also survived by 13 great-grandchildren, other relatives, and friends. Helen was a devoted wife and mother who loved to dance. First with the love of her life and later as a tap dancer. She was the center of our family and will be missed greatly. Visitation will be held on Thursday, September 20, from 4 PM – 7…

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    Dean E. Schweitzer

    Schweitzer, Dean E. Passed away quietly on Monday, September 10, 2018 at the age of 62 years. Brother of Sharon (Gary) Knutson, Jerrold (Darlene) and Thomas (Deborah) Schweitzer. Dean was preceded in death by three brothers Dennis, Keith and Jamie, sister Jaqueline and his parents Alphonse and Helen Schweitzer. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Visitation will take place Saturday, September 15, 2018 at the FUNERAL HOME from 9:30AM until the time of service at 11AM. Interment to follow at Oak Grove Cemetery. Dean was a long-time employee of Pick N’ Save. HERITAGE FUNERAL HOMES Oak Creek Chapel 9200 S. 27th St. 414-761-2750 Guest Book &…

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    Jon-Erik Klaus

    Jon-Erik "Big Red" age 35, died suddenly and unexpectedly on Sunday September 9, 2018 of cardiac arrest. He was with his best friends, Luke Chapman and Chad Murrell, in a place he loved the most when he left us all too soon. He is survived by his parents Warren and Karen Klaus, sisters Brittany Crothers (Robert) and Kara Matuszewski (Jason), nephews, JoJo and Isaiah Crothers and new niece, Eloise "Elmo" Crothers. He is also survived by aunts, uncles, cousins and countless friends. Jon graduated from St. Catherine’s Grade School on 51st and Center, and Pius XI High School in Milwaukee. Jon was a hardworking tradesman, most recently employed with Common…

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    Ione E. Minster

    Minster, Ione E. (nee Nolte) Passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 9, 2018 age 81 years. Loving mother of Melody (Esteban "Steve") Mendez, Merlyn (the late Karen), Holly (Jeffery) Popple and Harris (Yvonne). Proud grandma of Trudi, Trini, Sarah (Nick), Dustin, Noel, Troy, April (James), Aaron (Ashley), Adam and Jamie. Great-grandmother of Savannah, McKenzie, Aven, Nyla, Caysen, Ariel, Jasmine, Oliver, Amber, Alex, James Jr., Owen, Krashaad, Nicco and Zamarion. Further survived other relatives and many friends. Visitation Friday September 14 from 3:00-5:15 PM at ST. PAULS EV. LUTHERAN CHURCH, 3775 East Cudahy Avenue. Funeral to follow at 5:30 PM. Private interment Pilgrims Rest Cemetery. Ione was a life long resident…

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    Jill M. Noie

    Found peace at the age of 59. Beloved wife of the late Scott Noie. Loving daughter of the late James and Mary-Ann Carpenter. Dear mother of Eric (Erin), Brian and Sean. Loving grandmother of Lily, James, Josette, Evalynn, Carter and Jameson. Dear sister of Kristy Smeltzer, Jeannine Parlato and Terri Simonis. Sister-in-law of Nancie Thompson and Tom Noie. Also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. A memorial visitation will be held at the FUNERAL HOME on Monday, September 17th, starting at 4pm with a Celebration of Life to take place at 6:30pm. Jill was a caring and passionate nurse at Aurora St. Luke’s South Shore.

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    Christine "Chris" Heinzen

    Heinzen, Christine A. “Chris” (nee Bragdon) Joined her husband Michael on September 9, 2018 at the age of 60. Loving mother of Sarah (Andy) Matt and Jessica (Pat) Lietzke. Caring gramma of Ryan, Elyse, and Trevor. Dear daughter of Terri and the late Eugene Bragdon. Beloved sister of Karen (Dean) Grundmann. Daughter-in-law of Ramona Pehowski. Also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends. A Celebration of Life will be held on Tuesday, September 18, from 2 PM – 5 PM at the funeral home. Following the Celebration of Life all are welcome to join the family at Bushy’s Pub & Grill (S67W14831 Janesville Road) to enjoy a beer or…

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    Arthur "Art" Bernard Kozminski

    Kozminski, Arthur B. "Art" Born to eternal life Sunday, September 2, 2018, at the age of 98. Preceded in death by his wife Othilia "Tillie"(née Juckem). Loving father of Janet (Rick) Schulz, and Helen Ann (Charles-Antoine) Leggeri. Proud grandfather of Eric (Jillian) Schulz and Adam Schulz. Great Grandfather of Gwyneth "Wynnie" Schulz. Preceded in death by his parents John and Eva (née Mikołajczak) Kozminski. Beloved brother of 12 siblings and their spouses, all of whom preceded him in death: Clem (Bunny) Kozminski, Roman "Roy" (Florence) Kozminski, Anthony "Curly" (Julie) Kozminski, Sylvester "Les" Kozminski, Richard "Dick" Komens, Mae (Tony) Zimny, Helen (Casimir "Doc") Cajski, Alice (Val) Jazwiecki, Sophia "Marge" Kozminski, Sylvia…

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    Pamela E. Boswell

    Boswell, Pamela Elizabeth Passed away September 3, 2018 at the age of 50. Loving wife of Matthew Thomas Boswell. Beloved mother of Ryan James Boswell, Katelyn Grace Boswell, and Claire Elizabeth Boswell. Dear daughter of Margaret and Frank Rubrich. Caring sister of Janet (Norbert) Fleiss, Michael (Lisa) Rubrich, Karen (Dennis) Rabe, Kathleen (John) Losch, and Lisa (Michael) Belmonte. Daughter-in-law of the late William and the late Myra Boswell. Also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends. Memorial visitation will be held on Friday, September 14, from 2 PM – 5 PM, at the funeral home. Memorial Service to follow at 5 PM. Memorials are appreciated to the Children’s Hospital…

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    Ronald F. Aude

    Passed away peacefully on September 1st at the age of 74 after a valiant battle with cancer. Loving husband of Karen (nee Koch) for 51 years. Devoted father to Lisa (Alan) Tavidian, Tracie (Chuck) Dachel and Kim (Mike) Konieczny. Proud grandpa of Justin, Zachary and Kaitlyn. Further survived by many other family and friends and his beloved dog Bella. A visitation will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday, September 5th from 4-7 with a funeral service to take place at 7pm. Interment to take place at Forest Hill Memorial Park. Rest in peace my love. ~ Karen

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    Patricia Mueller

    Mueller, Patricia (nee Lechner). Reunited with her beloved husband and best friend of 61 years, James on Saturday, September 1, 2018 age 83 years. Loving mom of Donald (Denise). Dear grandma of Stephanie (Isaac) and great-grandma of Grace, Isaac and Joshua. Dear sister of Rosemary. Further survived by family and friends. A special thanks to Heritage Deer Creek and Horizon Home Care and Hospice for their compassion and care. Family and friends will gather at the funeral home on Saturday, September 29 from Noon-3:00 PM with a prayer service at 3:00 PM. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the American Lung Association appreciated.

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    Jean Elsie Lucille Viola Villwock

    Villwock, Jean Elsie Lucille Viola (Nee Delikat) Went Home to her Savior on Friday, August 24th, 2018, age 84. Beloved wife of the late Donald E. Villwock. Mother of James Villwock and Linda (Steve) Mathwig. Mother-in-law of Michael Destrampe and NancyAnn Stark. Sister-in-law of Doris Delikat and Lucreta Rogers. Grandmother of David (Christina) Destrampe, Daniel and Erin Destrampe, Benjamin and Nicole Mathwig, and Laura Villwock. Great-grandmother of William Destrampe. Survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Preceded in death by her husband Donald E. Villwock and daughter Dona Destrampe, her parents Orrin Delikat and Helga Witt (nee Caspar), and her brothers Kenneth, Carl, and Richard. Visitation will be held…

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    Christopher J. Koenig

    Passed away too soon August 27th, 2018 at the age of 32. Beloved son of Dave (Cheryl) Koenig and Jodi (Patrick) Brown. Brother of Paulette (Kevin Sloan) Schladensky, David (Cindy) Koenig and Stephanie (John) O’Toole. Survived by niece and nephew Ivy and Ira and his caring partner Jessica VandeWalle. Also survived by grandparents David and Louise Koenig, Wayne and Judy Nitsche, Thomas Putz and James Malone. Preceded in death by grandparents John Schladensky, Susan Malone and Mary Koenig. Will be missed by his four-legged best friend Dexter, other relatives and friends. Family welcomes visitors Sunday, September 2nd at THE FUNERAL HOME from 12-3pm.There will be no funeral service, but those…