John Dennis Janicek

Nov. 17, 1942 - Sept. 30, 2008

John Dennis Janicek of North Prairie died Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2008, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital at age 65. John was born in Cudahy on Nov. 17, 1942, the son of John and Marie (Pornath) Janicek.

He was a graduate of Pius High School in Milwaukee. John was honorably discharged and proudly served in the U.S. Armed Forces. He retired from Miller Brewing Co. after many years of employment and had a great love of dogs and horses.

John will be sadly missed by his special friend, Catherine Evanich.

Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until the noon funeral service Monday, Oct. 6, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. The Rev. William Key will be officiating. Burial will immediately follow at Wisconsin Memorial Park in Brookfield.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Preplanning Service is serving the family. For further information, call 542-6609 or for an online obituary, directions or to leave a condolence, please visit