John F. ‘Jack’ Schlicht
John F. "Jack" Schlicht of Waukesha passed away Thursday, Aug. 30, 2007, at age 67.
He was Preceded in death by his dear wife, Jackie.
He is the beloved father of David (Tracy) Schlicht of Pewaukee and Judy (Jay) Douglas of Racine; cherished grandpa of Jake, Kasey, Sydney, Lauryn and Payton and very special friend of Kay Becker of Hartford. He is further survived by other relatives and friends.
Jack was a Carroll College graduate, Athletic Hall of Fame inductee and active alumni. He devoted over 30 years to the sporting goods industry with his ownership in Milwaukee Sporting Goods. Jack was a proud member of the National Sporting Goods Association board for 14 years, serving as chairman in 1994.
Jack was devoted to his family and friends who will all miss him dearly.
Visitation will be Thursday, Sept. 6 from 1 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. with a funeral service to follow at 5 p.m. at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road, Waukesha (on the corner of Highway J and Highway JJ, about four blocks south of Interstate 94 from Highway J). Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial in Jack’s name has been established with the Carroll College Athletic Department.
Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, please call the funeral home at 549-0659. For a memorial slideshow tribute, please visit www.churchandchapel.com.