Rudolph H. ‘Rudy’ Poweleit

Jan. 20, 1918 - March 27, 2006

Rudolph H. "Rudy" Poweleit, 88, of Pewaukee, was born to eternal life Monday, March 27, 2006.

A resident of Pewaukee since 1954, he was a past school board member of Lakeside School District and a retired deputy fire chief in the town of Delafield Volunteer Fire Department. Rudy was a business representative for the International Association of Machinist and Aerospace Workers District 10 and a member of the Tool and Die Makers Lodge 78.

He is the beloved husband of Margaret (nee Nawrot) and loving father of Ralph (Chris), John (Susan), George (Mary), Thomas, Cynthia Donnelly, Judy Hall, Mary Fish and ThereseAnn (Roland) Huebner. He is further survived by 22 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral service Thursday, March 30, at Yonke & Son Funeral Home, 205 Prospect Ave., Pewaukee. Interment will be at Wisconsin Memorial Park.

The family would appreciate memorials in Rudy’s name to Special Olympics-Wisconsin, 10224 N. Port Washington Road, Mequon, WI 53092.

The family is being served by Yonke & Sons Funeral Home. For more information, call 691-1900.