Thomas Michael Krischan

Thomas Michael Krischan died Monday, July 11, 2011, at age 57.

He was the beloved husband of Donna (nee Hassel); dad to his four-legged children, Heather and Paladin; dear brother of Karen (Robert) Slak; son-in-law of Allen Hassel; and brother-in-law of Richard (Pat) Hassel, Dennis (Carol) Hassel and Judy Vowell. He is also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

Private services will be held.

A heartfelt thanks to Dr. Federico Sanchez, the nurses and CNAs of 2 N Oncology and all who cared for him at Waukesha Memorial Hospital and Dr. Sanchez’s office. A very special THANK YOU to Judy Vowell, Lynn Holdridge and Dennis J. Klein for their unconditional support during this most difficult time.

Memorials are appreciated for botanical research: Friends of Toft Point, c/o Nancy Rafal, Treasurer, P.O. Box 340, Bailey’s Harbor, WI 54202.

Heritage Funeral Homes-New Berlin Chapel is serving the family. For more information, call 901-1141 or visit online at