John K. Schreib
June 13, 1938- Jan. 9, 2007
John K. Schreib, 68, of Mukwonago, was born to eternal life Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2007.
He was born in Berlin, Germany, a son of Werner and Charlotte Schreib.
John became a master tailor in Germany. He moved to Milwaukee in 1956 where he completed a tool and die apprenticeship in 1965.
In 1966, John began a tool and die business with his brother, Bernie, known as Toolrite Manufacturing. John was a co-owner until his retirement in 1992.
John enjoyed spending winters in Victoria Palms Resort in Donna, TX.
He is survived as the best friend and loving husband of 44 years to Virginia; dear father of Michelle (Tim) Dellemann, Heidi Morris and Kurt (Tracy) Schreib; dear brother of Hannelore Nitschke and Bernie Schreib; and the proud and loving grandpa of Aimee, Arianne, Tanya, Adam, Jessica, Melissa, Steven, Taylor, Alex and Brett. He is further survived by nieces, nephews and good friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the noon funeral service Saturday, Jan. 13, at St. Lukeﾕs Lutheran Church, 300 Carroll St., Waukesha, with Rev. Gary Liedtke officiating. A private committal will be held.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to the American Cancer Society or your favorite charity are appreciated.
Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larson Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.