John Frank Millpointer

Aug. 31, 1922 - Aug. 25, 2009

John Frank Millpointer was born to eternal life Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2009, at age 86.

He was the loving and devoted husband of 55 years to Joan (nee Dama); patient father of Gary (Darlene) Millpointer, Debbie (Kerry) Calton and Susan (Kyle) Siettmann; proud grandfather of Angela and Ashley Millpointer, Jennifer and Timothy Calton and Elise and Maya Siettmann; dear brother of David Millpointer; and brother-in-law of Joanne Millpointer, Barbara Bobby Millpointer and Patricia Millpointer. He will also be loved and missed by other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank X and Dena (nee Behenski); brothers, Frank, Henry, Andrew, Joseph and Robert; and sisters, Dena Turner and Patricia Herr.

John was a mechanic for Kinn Motor Marines for 30 years. He served his country in the U.S. Navy during World War II as a radioman and sailed on the USS LST 224. He was a member of the Oconomowoc Ski Club as a ski jumper and served as secretary. John enjoyed playing billiards. He was a graduate of the Oconomowoc High School Class of 1941.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. Mass of Christian burial Thursday, Aug. 27, at St. Charles Catholic Church, 313 Circle Drive, Hartland. Interment will follow at St. Jerome Church Cemetery in Oconomowoc.

A special thank you to the staff at River Hills West Nursing Home in Pewaukee.

Church and Chapel Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit