James J. Clissa

July 17, 1925 - Sept. 14, 2007

James J. Clissa of Waukesha, born in Waukesha on July 17, 1925, was born to eternal life Friday, Sept. 14, 2007, at age 82.

Jim was preceded in death by his parents, Nicholas and Rose (nee Vetta); his sisters, Lena and Gilda; brother, Michael; and dear companion, Helen Taylor.

He is survived by his sisters, Carrie and Irene (William) Koenig; sister-in-law, Peg; nieces, Colleen Layden, Maribeth Lambe and Kathleen Wentz; dear friend, Sissy; and other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral service Friday, Sept. 21, at St. Josephs Cemetery, S22-W22890 E. Broadway, Waukesha.

Church and Chapel 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.