James R. Winzenried

Oct. 31, 1935 Dec. 7, 2009


James R. Winzenried of Pewaukee was born to eternal life Monday, Dec. 7, 2009, at the age of 74.

He was the beloved husband of Patricia (nee Terwileger) for more than 54 years; loving father of Kim (Dave) Larsen of Pewaukee, Jani (Mike) Hillen of Pewaukee and Jim (Kim) Winzenried of Pewaukee; proud grandfather of Josh, Emily and JoJo; and fond brother of Gary (Mousey) Winzenried. He is further survived by his aunt, Helen Kienast, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, William "Bill" and Margaret (nee Knuth) Winzenried, and his brother, William (Dickie) Winzenried.

Jim enjoyed hunting, fishing, woodworking and playing sheepshead. He especially enjoyed spending time with family and friends.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the 1 p.m. memorial service Saturday, Dec. 12, at Yonke & Son Funeral Home, 205 Prospect Ave., Pewaukee. The Rev. William McBride will be officiating. A private interment will be held.

He was so dearly loved and will be so greatly missed by his wife, children, brother, good friend Winger and granddogs Lilly, Brandi and Gunner, and other family members. He was a fine, kind, compassionate man, always willing to help others when he was able.

Yonke & Son Funeral Home, 691-1900, is serving the family.