OKAUCHEE

Justin B. ‘Gus’ Kysely


Aug. 12, 1927 – May 12, 2014


Justin B. “Gus” Kysely, 86 of Okauchee, passed away peacefully on Monday, May 12, 2014. Justin is survived by his loving wife, Theresa, of 58 years, and children Barbara (Carl) Lancelle, Thomas (Sherry) Kysely, Ann Kysely and Paul (Kim) Kysely. Ke was the cherished grandfather to Cristen (Kevin) Incitti, Denise (Jeff) Fyksen, Clayton and Justin Kysely and great-grandfather to Cora Incitti. Justin is also survived by brothers Francis Kysely, Robert Kysely and Winfred Kysely; sister Joan Daley; and other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, three sisters and two brothers.

Justin served in the U.S. Army and was a Korean War veteran. He was a member of VFW Post #2260 and American Legion Post #399. Justin enjoyed wood carving, gardening, hunting and creative woodworking. He was a longtime member of St. Joan of Arc and St. Catherine of Alexandria Catholic churches and the Oconomowoc Area Senior Center.

A funeral Mass for Justin will be held at St. Catherine’s Catholic Church in Mapleton on Friday, May 16, at 11:00 AM. Visitation for family and friends will be from 10:00 AM until the time of the Mass, all to be held at the church. Private family burial will be at St. Joan of Arc Cemetery.

Family would like to express their thanks to the staff at Three Pillars in Dousman and Seasons Hospice.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Three Pillars in Dousman, Oconomowoc VFW Post #2260, Okauchee American Legion Post #399, the Oconomowoc Area Senior Center or St. Catherine’s Catholic Church in Mapleton.

Pagenkopf Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 567-4457 or visit www.pagenkopf.com.