John B. Schieble

Nov. 20, 1914 – Aug. 9, 2011

John B. Schieble of Pewaukee was born to eternal life Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2011, at the age of 96.

John was a proud World War II Army veteran, a retired lieutenant colonel after 28 years of service to his country. He was a past American Legion Post 71 commander; a meat cutter for National Food Store; a past president of St. Mary’s Senior Club; and past president of Waukesha Rose Society.

He was the loving father of Patricia (Ken) DeWitt, Margaret (Rob) Retz, John A. (Eileen) Schieble and David (Judith) Schieble. He is further survived by 11 grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends.

John was preceded in death by his wife, Mary (nee Conrad).

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. Mass of Christian burial Monday, Aug. 15, at Queen Apostles Catholic Church, N35-W23401 W. Capitol Drive, Pewaukee.

Memorials in John’s name to the John Schieble Memorial Garden at Cecelia Place or Wisconsin Stars and Strips Honor Flights would be greatly appreciated by the family. Memorials can to sent c/o John Schieble, 436 Landimore Lane, Wales, WI 53183.

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