Jane R. Mundschau (nee Banks)
June 7, 1925 — Nov. 14, 2017
Jane R. Mundschau (nee Banks) of Waukesha passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Tuesday, November 14, 2017, at the age of 92. She was born in Greenwood on June 7, 1925, the daughter of Harold and Selma (nee Johnson) Banks.
In 1947, she married Lee Paul Mundschau in Dousman; he preceded her in death on February 2, 1990. Jane was a pilot with the Wisconsin Civil Air Patrol and was a member of the EAA. She loved traveling the world and enjoyed boating and camping. Jane was active in the Waukesha Lioness Club and a longtime member of St. Mary Catholic Church. As a talented artist, Jane created many beautiful oil paintings. Jane had a special charisma about her, creating a huge network of great friends and was loved by many. She was devoted to her family and would never miss a family event. She will always be remembered as a loving and devoted mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt and dear friend.
She will be sadly missed by her eight children, Cynthia (Nick) Stanich of Waukesha, Paul (Sue) Mundschau of Waukesha, Steve (Sun) Mundschau of San Francisco, John (Donna) Mundschau of Manistee, Mich., Janie (Bob) Randle of Sun City West, Ariz., David (Joan Ahrens) Mundschau of Waukesha, Peggy (Daniel) Guenther of Waukesha and Molly Krueger of Appleton. She was the proud grandmother of Kurt (fiancee Druanne Pierce) Stanich, Erika (Daniel) Dominguez, Shaun (JoAnna) Mundschau, Ryan (fiancee Ana) Mundschau, Kristin (Tyler) Ames, Lily Mundschau, Jack Brouch, Sam Brouch, Kira Mundschau, Leila Mundschau, Stacy (Chantell) Mundschau, Jennifer (Mike) Binon, Janelle (Matt Crayne) Frank, Jacquelyn (Kevin) Kmiecik, Sarah (Keith) Warner, Wendy (Dave) Enters, Anthony (Christina) Mundschau, Peter (Emily) Mundschau, Stephanie (Albert) Chaney, Joseph Guenther, Daniel Jacob Guenther, Nicole Krueger, Jenna Krueger and Zachary Krueger and great-grandmother of 23. She is further survived by her brother Raymond (the late Carol) Banks; sister-in-law Vivian Banks; along with many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
In addition to her husband, Lee, she was preceded in death by her brother Roger Banks and sister Lois Banks Moore.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, November 18, from 9 a.m. until the time of the 11 a.m. funeral service at the Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Burial will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to the Waukesha Lioness Club, P.O. Box 1004, Waukesha, WI 53187, or to Wisconsin Disabled American Veterans, 1253 Schuering Road, Suite A, De Pere, WI 54115.
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.randledable.com to leave the family an online tribute message.