Alyce June Johnson (nee Breitwish)


June 21, 1927 - April 14, 2013



Alyce June Johnson of Muskego, formerly of Berlin and Waukesha, passed away Sunday, April 14, 2013, at the age of 85. She was born June 21, 1927, in Milwaukee, the daughter of Clarence and V. Hilda (nee Peters) Breitwish.


Alyce graduated from Rufus King High School in Milwaukee all while working at Wisconsin Telephone starting at the age of 16. After high school, Alyce met the love of her life, Harry Johnson, whom she married Nov. 23, 1950, at Siloah Evangelical Lutheran Church. She then progressed on to work at Marshall Fields from 1962 to 1969. Alyce was then a secretary for the Milwaukee Public School system from 1969 until her retirement in 1982. She was currently a member of Woodlawn Evangelical Lutheran Church and a former member of Christ The Life Evangelical Lutheran Church - LCMS. Alyce’s greatest joy in life was spending time with her family and friends.


Alyce will be deeply missed by her children, Kathlynn (Richard Roberts) Dietrich of Eagle and Jon (Candy) Johnson of Muskego; son-in-law, Gregory  Radosevich of Waukesha; grandchildren, Lisa Johnson, Jeana  Radosevich, Holly Radosevich, Tammy Radosevich and Rebecca Johnson; great-grandchildren, Jordan Johnson,  Devan Johnson, Dominic Johnson, Alexis Menore, Isabella Menore, and Connor Mahler; brother, Gene (Roxanne) Breitwish; sister, Nancy Howard; sister-in-law, Adeline Binter; neighbor and special friend for more than 50 years, Lori Marks; co-workers, Tootie and Karene; as well as many other nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.


She was preceded in death by her parents; loving husband, Harry; daughter, Debra Radosevich; brother, Howard; and sister-in-law, Jaqueline Bright.


The visitation for Alyce will be held from 5 p.m. until the 6:30 p.m. memorial service Friday, April 19, at Wisconsin Memorial Park Family Center West North Chapel, 13235 W. Capitol Drive, Brookfield. The Rev. Thomas Kneser will be officiating. The burial will be private.


In lieu of flowers, memorials in Alyce’s name are appreciated to the Humane Animal Welfare Society of Waukesha County, P.O. Box 834, Waukesha, WI 53188; or to Lakeland Animal Shelter, 216 W. Walworth St., Elkhorn, WI 53121.


Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family.  For an online obituary or to leave a message of condolence, please visit, or call 542-6609.