Michael J. McIlhone
Jan. 22, 1981-Nov. 1, 2014
Michael J. McIlhone, 33, died unexpectedly on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014. He was born on January 22, 1981, to John and Rose (nee Derezinski) McIlhone. Michael was a 1999 graduate of Waukesha South High School and was currently enrolled at WCTC in the tool and die program. Michael was a lover of music, animals, the Milwaukee Brewers and was a movie buff. On October 22, 2010, Michael married the love of his life, Amanda Walker. He will always be remembered by all who loved him for his great sense of humor, his infectious laugh and beautiful smile. Michael was a loving husband, brother, uncle, friend and a great dad to his cats.
Michael will be sadly missed by his loving wife of four years, Amanda of Milwaukee; his sisters Jennifer McIlhone of Greenfield and Katie (Jim) Heraty of Lake in the Hills, Ill.; and his niece and nephew, Haley and William Heraty. He is further survived by his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Thomas and Mary Walker of West Allis; sister-in-law Jennifer (fiancÚ Spencer) Walker; godmothers JoAnn Weinkauf and Noreen Filippelli; and godfather Frank Derezinski. Many aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends also survive.
Michael was preceded in death by his dear parents John & Rose McIlhone.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 5, from 4:00 until 7:30PM at the Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. A vigil service will be held at 7:30PM. Services will continue on Thursday, Nov. 6, at St. Mary\'92s Catholic Church, 225 S. Hartwell Ave., Waukesha, with visitation from 9:30AM until the time of the 10:30AM funeral Mass. The Rev. Howard Haase will preside. Private interment will be held at St. Joseph Cemetery.
Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, Crematory 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 at www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.