Richard A. Schikowski

June 13, 1932 - May 17, 2007

Richard A. Schikowski, 74, of Mukwonago, died Thursday, May 17, 2007, at Elmbrook Memorial Hospital. He was born June 13, 1932, in Waukesha, the son of Albert and Alma (nee Staffoldt) Schikowski.

He served in the U.S. Navy on the USS Franklin D. Roosevelt and USS Leyte. He retired from the Falk Corp. after working 44 years.

He is survived by his wife, Patricia; children, Patti (Scott) Marsolek of Franklin, Jill (Wayne) Soda of Pewaukee, Robert (Mary) Nemec of New Berlin, Mike Schikowski of Pewaukee, Shari Dahms of Waukesha and Debbie (William) Everett of Waukesha; a sister, Beverly Beckmann of Waukesha; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 7 p.m. funeral service Monday, May 21, at Schmidt & Bartelt-Van Valin Funeral Home, 315 Main St., Mukwonago, with the Rev. Tom Kent officiating. A private burial will be held in Oak Knoll Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the family.

Schmidt & Bartelt-Van Valin Funeral and Cremation Services of Mukwonago, 363-7126, is serving the family.