Elvin G. Atkinson

Feb. 15, 1921 - Nov. 14, 2007

Elvin G. Atkinson, 86, of the town of Brookfield, died Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2007, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital. He was born Feb. 15, 1921, in Pewaukee to George and Minnie (nee Hein) Atkinson.

He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army. Elvin was the owner of Atkinson Concrete Block Co. He was a former member of the Town of Brookfield Architecture Board and was head of the Sanitary District #4. Elvin was an avid gardener.

Elvin is survived by his children, George (Amy) Atkinson of Spring Lake, Mich., and Ann Atkinson of Waukesha; grandchildren, Brian Atkinson of Vail, Colo., and Michael and Lily Atkinson, both of Spring Lake; and other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents and wife, Ellen, in October 1995.

Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until the 3 p.m. funeral service Saturday, Nov. 17, at Randle-Dable Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Graveside services with military honors will take place at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 19, at Prairie Home Cemetery. Please meet at the cemetery.

For further information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035, or go to for directions or to leave an online tribute.