John N. Yatso Sr.
Dec. 6, 1949 — July 6, 2015
John N. Yatso Sr. of Waukesha died on Monday, July 6, 2015, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital following a short battle with cancer at the age of 65. He was born in Milwaukee on December 6, 1949, the son of John and Marie (nee Konop) Yatso.
He proudly served his country in the United States Army. John worked for many years as an area manager at International Harvester (Navistar).
He will be sadly missed by his wife, Linda “Lynn” (nee Meyer) Yatso of Waukesha, and their daughters, Amy (Mathieu) Doucet of Oak Creek and Anna (Tim Noonan) Yatso of Stevensville, Mich. He is further survived by his brother, James Yatso of Kentucky, and his sister Jean (Reed) Bonneville of Milwaukee, along with nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his son, John “Johnny” N. Yatso Jr. on July 22, 2009, his brother Robert and his parents.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, July 11, from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the 1:00 p.m. funeral service at the Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Burial with full military honors will follow at Prairie Home Cemetery.
Memorials in John’s name can be made to the Wounded Warrior Project online at www.woundedwarriorproject.org or by mail at P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675.
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.