Bert C. Hoover

Oct. 5, 1933 - Dec. 15, 2006

Bert C. Hoover died Friday, Dec. 15, 2006, at his home from complications of Alzheimerís disease. He was 73.

Bert was born Oct. 5, 1933, in Waukesha, a son of Bert S. and Viola (nee Schultz) Hoover. He married his wife Joyce on June 25, 1961. He was a retired employee of C.G. Schmidt & Sons Construction, and he loved football and deer hunting. He was a member of St. Johnís Evangelical Lutheran Church in Mukwonago.

He is survived by his wife, Joyce; his children, Kristine L. Hoover of Waukesha, Paul C. Hoover of Waukesha and David M. Hoover of New Berlin; his grandson, Logan M. Hoover; his brothers, James (Margaret) of Waukesha, Gerald (Joanne) of Waukesha, Frank (Betty) of Waukesha and Richard of Mukwonago; and his sister, Nancy (Mike) Smith of Greeley, Colo.; along with other relatives and many friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, John.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 7 p.m. funeral service Tuesday, Dec. 19, at St. Johnís Evangelical Lutheran Church, Mukwonago, with the Rev. Kieth B. Kuschel officiating. He will be buried at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Southern Wisconsin Veterans Cemetery in Union Grove.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to his church building fund.

Bertís family would like to thank Dr. Thomas Reiners and Aurora VNA, especially nurse Cass Mullen, for their gentle and loving care.

Schmidt & Bartelt-Van Valin Funeral and Cremation Services of Mukwonago, 363-7126, is serving the family.