Allan R. Christoph

Aug. 25, 1920 - Oct. 7, 2011

Allan R. Christoph of Waukesha died Friday, Oct. 7, 2011, at the age of 91. He was born Aug. 25, 1920, the only child to Reno and Ethel (nee Rice) Christoph.

Allan was a lifelong Waukesha dairy, beef and corn farmer and he enjoyed collecting antique John Deere two cylinder tractors. On March 8, 1952, he married Audrey Shepherd in Genesee Depot.

He will be sadly missed by his wife, Audrey (nee Shepherd) Christoph, and his children, Peggy Orlofske of Stoughton, Ralph (Laurie) Christoph of Watertown, Lee (Susan) Christoph of Eagle and Brian Christoph of Waukesha. He was the dearest grandfather to Joyce (Ken) Kelch of Neenah, Clay (Dana) Christoph of West Allis, Carly (Jeremy) Jeske of West Allis, Allan Orlofske of Stoughton, Reno Christoph of Eagle and Sabrina Christoph and great-grandfather to Myles Kelch of Neenah and Shane Christoph of West Allis. He is further survived by other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the noon funeral service Thursday, Oct. 13, at Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Graveside services will follow at Prairie Home Cemetery.

Memorials are appreciated to The American Cancer Society, N19-W24350 Riverwood Drive, Waukesha, WI 53188.

For further information, please call Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035 or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.