Earl C. Versailles
Earl C. Versailles, age 78, of Waukesha, passed away peacefully on March 18, 2017. Earl was born February 14, 1939, in Lake Linden, Mich., located in the Upper Peninsula. Earl is the son of the late Clement and Violet (Carlson) Versailles.
He was a veteran of the United States Army, and after his discharge, Earl married Linda R. Whitaker. He volunteered on the North Prairie Fire Department until moving to Waukesha, and was very active in Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts. Earl enjoyed hunting, fishing and vacationing with his family.
Earl is survived by his beloved wife, Linda of Waukesha; three children, Pamela of Waukesha, Todd of Fort Atkinson and Penny (Michael) Tahtinen of Oconomowoc; grandchildren, Sierra and Sommer Versailles and Daniel, Julia, Abigail, and Chloe Tahtinen; and brothers, Francis and Ransom.
Earl was loved and will be remembered by other relatives and many dear friends.
Earl was preceded in death by a sister, Sharon, and a brother, Dewey.
Funeral services will be held on Sunday, March 26, at 6 p.m. at Haase Lockwood & Associates Funeral Home, 103 W. Eagle St., Eagle. Visitation will be from 3 p.m. Sunday until the time of the service. Burial will be on Monday, March 27, at 1 p.m. at Oak Ridge Cemetery, Highway 67 in Eagle.
Earl’s family wishes to thank Dr. Christopher Fox, Dr. Hamid Saadati, Dr. Kooroush Saeian along with Heartland Hospice nurses Missy Chicker and Andrew Graf for their care.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to Walks for Cancer-Lake Walk-Yooper Team at www.ProHealthcare.org/walksforcancer or ProHealth Care Foundation, 725 American Ave., Waukesha, WI 53188.
Haase-Lockwood & Associates Funeral Homes and Crematory of Eagle is assisting the family, 262-594-2442. For the online guest registry, please go towww.haaselockwoodfhs.com.