Michael T. Bacskai

May 28, 1947 - Dec. 15, 2005

Michael T. Bacskai of Milwaukee died Thursday, Dec. 15, 2005, at St. Luke’s Medical Center at age 58. Mike was born May 28, 1947, in Milwaukee, the son of Stephen and Ina (nee Korpela) Bacskai. He was employed as a coach driver for Wisconsin Coach Lines and was a U.S. Navy veteran. He was an avid fan of the Brewers, Bucks and Packers.

Mike will be sadly missed by his sister, Marge (Ray) DuVall of South Carolina; brothers, John (Mary) of Waukesha and Ken of Arizona; and his mother, Ina of Milwaukee. He was preceded in death by his father; his brother, Robert; and his sister, Ann (Robert) Longhurst.

Funeral services for Mike will be held at noon on Wednesday, Dec. 21, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. Visitation will also be Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until the noon service at the funeral home. Burial will be in Southern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Union Grove. For additional information, please contact the funeral home at 542-6609. For an online obituary, directions or to leave condolences, go to