Waukesha

Eugene R. Stapleton

Feb. 2, 1922 - April 11, 2008

Eugene R. Stapleton, age 86, passed away Friday, April 11, 2008 in Green Bay. He was born Feb. 2, 1922, in Kenosha, the son of the late Edward and Elizabeth Stapleton.

Eugene was retired from Waukesha Engine Co. and a was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, serving in World War II.

He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Helen (nee Stute), of Waukesha; his children Patricia Oaklief, John (Georgia) Stapleton, Mike (Meg) Stapleton, Denny (Sandy) Stapleton and Jerry (Laura) Stapleton; 17 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Eugene was preceded in death by three brothers and three sisters.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday April 15, 2008, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 225 S. Hartwell Ave., with the Rev. James Volkert officiating.

Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. until the Mass at St. Mary’s Catholic Church. Burial will follow at St. Theresa’s Cemetery in Eagle.

Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to St. Mary’s Church.

Mealy’s Funeral home, is serving the family. For further information, call 594-2442.