James P. Pasteris

Sept. 14, 1912 - Sept. 13, 2006

James P. Pasteris of Oconomowoc, formerly of Joliet, Ill., died Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2006, at Shorehaven Tower at age 94. He was born Sept. 14, 1912, in Will, Ill., the son of Alexander and Caterina (nee Capra) Pasteris.

On June 8, 1946, he married Sophie Figlewski in Illinois. James worked as a custodian for the Joliet School District.

Survivors include his wife, Sophie Pasteris; his children, Linda (Tim) Brock of Oconomowoc and Robert (Gail) Pasteris of Wilmington, Del.; his grandchildren, Lori (Lou) Brock-Kowieski of Oconomowoc, Michael (Alison) Brock of Marietta, Ga., and Melissa (Nicolae) Anton of Baltimore; his great-grandchildren, Megan, Sawyer and Quinn; and his brother, Estorino (Ann) Pasteris of Joliet.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Alexander and Caterina Pasteris, and three brothers.

Visitation will be held from 9:30 a.m. until a 10 a.m. funeral service Saturday, Sept. 16, at Shorehaven Chapel, 1305 W. Wisconsin Ave., Oconomowoc. The Rev. John Yockey will officiate. Burial is at LaBelle Cemetery.

The family appreciates memorials to the St. Jerome Building fund.

Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm-Kreutzmann Funeral Home, 567-4459, is serving the family.