Charles J. ‘Jack’ Close

Charles J. “Jack” Close found peace Sunday, June 3, 2012, at the age of 83.

Charles was the loving husband of the late Margaret Close (nee Smith); beloved dad of John (Denise Spridco) Close, Judy (Lisa) DePaolis-Feingold, Ronnie (Dawn) Close, Betty (Mark) Poeppel and Ruth (Sylvester) Anderson; and cherished grandpa of 18 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. He is further survived by his dear sister, Mary Dodge. Jack is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by a grandchild, Marie; siblings, Adeline, Hazel, Vera, Willard, Georgia, Fay, Ethel and Donald; his parents, Charles and Georgia Close; and his daughter-in-law, Debbie.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the noon service Wednesday, June 6, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94), Waukesha. Interment to follow at Prairie Home Cemetery. Reception to follow at the Eagles Club.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Alzheimer’s Association are appreciated.

Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 827-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.