James G. Wehr

April 17, 1959 - Aug. 14, 2006

James G. Wehr, 47, of New Berlin, went home to Jesus on Monday, Aug. 14, 2006.

Jim was a longtime, loyal employee of Spancrete Industries Inc. and an avid hunter and outdoorsman. He was a wonderful son, husband and father and will be deeply missed by those who knew and loved him.

He is survived by his loving wife, Janet (nee Schroeder); children, Benjamin and Jessica Wehr; stepdaughter, Jennifer Schroeder; parents, Donald Wehr Sr. and Barbara Wehr; his sisters, Connie (Don) Rebholz, Jamie (Gary) Phillips and Teresa (Scott) Van Lare; and brother, Don (Brenda) Wehr Jr. He is also survived by his special, four-footed friend, "Copper," and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 3 p.m. until the 6 p.m. memorial service Friday, Aug. 18, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 15250 W. National Ave., New Berlin. James will be cremated.

Memorial contributions to the family are appreciated.

Church and Chapel Ritter-Larsen Brothers Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 786-2030 or visit to view the online obituary or the memorial tribute slide show, leave condolences or receive directions.