Glenn W. Tucker

July 5, 1929 – Dec. 20, 2012

Glenn W. Tucker, a longtime Waukesha resident, died Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012, at Waukesha Springs at the age of 83. He was born in Waukesha on July 5, 1929, the only child of Glenn W. and Vera (nee Ryson) Tucker. He was a 1947 graduate of Waukesha High School and went on to graduate from the Uiversity of Wisconsin- Platteville. For more than 42 years, Glenn worked as a surveyor for Ruekert-Mielke. He was a longtime member of First United Methodist Church, where he served as head usher. Glenn loved to take pictures, enjoyed taking care of his yard and was an avid fisherman.

He will be sadly missed by his son, Gregg Tucker of Waukesha; his two-granddaughters Danielle Tucker of Milwaukee and Courtney Tucker of Waukesha; his fiancee, Marge Kadrich of Waukesha, and her four sons and their families: Chris (Tina) Kadrich of Waukesha, Todd (Peggy) Kadrich of the Town of Vernon, Michael Kadrich of Delavan and Kyle Kadrich of Waukesha. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce, in 1998, as well as by his parents.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012, from 10 a.m. until the 12 noon funeral service at First United Methodist Church, 121 Wisconsin Ave., Waukesha, WI 53186. The Rev. Dan Schwerin will preside. Entombment will be held on Monday, Dec. 24, 2012, at 10 a.m. at Prairie Home Cemetery. Please meet at the cemetery office. If desired, memorials in Glenn’s name are appreciated to First United Methodist Church or to the Humane Animal Welfare Society (HAWS), 701 Northview Road, Waukesha, WI 53188. Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services is honored to serve the family. For further information, please call the funeral home at 262-547-4035 or visit our website www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.