Richard E. Showen

Sept. 4, 1964 - May 13, 2006

Richard E. Showen, 41, was born to eternal life Saturday, May 13, 2006. Richard was born Sept. 4, 1964, in Waukesha, the son of Rose (nee Grandeau) and the late William F. Showen.

He was the devoted and beloved husband of Lori (nee Rekowski) Showen of Sullivan and the beloved stepfather of Christine and Kyler Anderson and Nicholas and Stephanie DeQuardo; the dearly loved son of Rose of Waukesha; and the devoted brother of Joe Showen of Nevada, Ellen Yopps of Arizona, Mary Strothers of New York, Marlene Squires-Swanson of Pennsylvania, Tom Showen of Oconomowoc and Colleen Kontney of Waukesha. Also surviving are many nieces, nephews, other relatives, many special friends and Sam and Tini, too.

He was preceded in death by his father.

A memorial visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. today, May 16, at Church and Chapel, 380 W. Bluemound Road, Waukesha. A memorial Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 17, at St. Williamís Catholic Church, 440 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha.

Church and Chapel Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 827-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.