August ‘Gus’ Henry Bengs

Nov. 10, 1930 - Dec. 11, 2007

August "Gus" Henry Bengs, born Nov. 10, 1930, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2007, at age 77.

He was the loving husband of Rose (nee Harrison); dearest father of August (Cheryl), Mary Bengs, Nashelle (Robert) Meier and Hilaree (Frank) Wilkinson; dear grandpa of Ingra (Micah) Wesby, Donabelle (Jimmy) Graham, Daniel, Steven, Therese and Danielle; fond brother of Carol Stewart; brother-in-law of Natalie (Ray) Brinson, Maria (Erik) Espino and Vielka (Michael) Geiger; and great-papa of Amber, Miranda, Desiree, Nathan, Brooke, Kirtus and Barbara Jean. Gus is also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 12:30 p.m. until the 2:30 p.m. memorial service Saturday, Dec. 15, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 W. Bluemound Road (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94), Waukesha. Private inurnment will be held at St. Joseph Cemetery, Waukesha.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to AngelsGrace Hospice would be appreciated.

Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary and memorial video, leave condolences or receive directions.

"Dad, you’ll always be in our hearts and minds, and never be forgotten."