27, 1969 - June 2, 2013
Patrick Binder, 43, of Waukesha, found peace Sunday, June 2, 2013. He was
born in Waukesha on June 27, 1969, the son of James E. and Katherine
was united in marriage on Nov. 2, 1996, in Waukesha, to Jennifer Bigg. He
had been employed as a painter for many years. Dean was a faithful member
of Ascension Lutheran Church. Dean enjoyed painting and cooking, but most
of all, he loved his children and was a proud father.
is survived by his loving wife, Jennifer; children, Samantha, Christopher,
Brandon, and Madeline Binder; mother, Katherine; grandchildren, Ruby and
R.J.; four brothers, Duane and David Binder, William and Michael Wilke;
and two sisters, Dixie Grey and Doreen (William) Mitchell. Also surviving
is his faithful companion, “Bo.” Dean is further survived by many
family members and friends.
was preceded in death by his father, James; grandparents; and
mother-in-law and father-in-law.
visitation for Dean will be held Monday, June 10, from 9:30 a.m. until the
noon service at Ascension Lutheran Church, 1415 Dopp St., Waukesha. The
Rev. Chris Marien will be officiating. Interment will immediately follow
at Prairie Home Cemetery, Waukesha.
lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in honor of Dean may be given to
the family, to be placed into an education fund for his children.
Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Service
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