John ‘Jack’ Henry Williams

June 9, 1928 – Jan. 5, 2011

John “Jack” Henry Williams of Pewaukee died Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011, at AngelsGrace Hospice surrounded by his family at the age of 82. He was born June 9, 1928, the son of Henry and Irma Williams in Milwaukee.

Jack was a member of Galilee Lutheran Church. He was also active in the Freewheelers of America and was a longtime member of the Pewaukee Yacht Club and the Heiliger Huegel Ski Club.

Jack will be sadly missed by his children, Jean Weinshel of Green Bay, Barbara (Greg) Good of Hartland, Heidi (Peter) Friend of Pewaukee and Tom (Amy) Williams of Hartland; and his grandchildren, Meyer, Abigail, Benjamin, Elizabeth, J.P., Keller and Mason.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia (nee Meyer), in 1995.

There will be a memorial gathering for Jack from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 11, at the Hartland Inn, 110 Cottonwood Ave., Hartland. Burial will be in Forest Hill Cemetery, Pewaukee.

Memorials are appreciated to the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Center, 9200 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53226.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation & Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For the online obituary, please visit, or for more information, please call 542-6609.