Henry A. Jordan
Henry A. Jordan, 64, passed away on Wednesday, oct. 11, 2006 at Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital in Wauwatosa.
He was born March 16, 1942 to the late Frederick and Catherine (nee Schober) Jordan in Caledonia, where he was raised.
After his schooling, Henry moved to Neillsville and then en-tered the military.
After serving in the U.S. Army for eight years, he married Darceal Tackes on June 17, 1967 at St. Peterís Parish in Slinger.
Henry worked at the Gehl Co. for 16 years and then at Batzler Trucking for 24 years.
He was a member of the Wisconsin Retirees Camping Group and enjoyed traveling with his family and friends.
He loved playing sheepshead, taking care of his yard and woodworking. Above all, Henry loved spending time with his children and grandchildren.
Henry is survived by his loving wife of 39 years, Darceal; three daughters, Bernadine (Louis) Walters of Michigan, Charlene (Mike) Westphal of West Bend and Arless Jordan of Eden; a son, Elwin (girlfriend Annette Knaak) of Fond du Lac; grandchildren, Russell and Nigel Jordan, Eric and Jenny Westphal, Patience, Matthew and Joshua McDonald, John Wright and Hannah Jordan; brothers, Paul (Collette) Jordan of Granton and Frederick (Joyce) Jordan of Texas; a sister, Kathy Waterhouse of Lincoln, Neb.; sisters-in-law, Nancy Jordan of Grand Rapids, Gladys Ramel of Kewaskum, Adeline Flasch of West Bend, Darleen Rochwite of Campbellsport, Gladys Tackes of Kewaskum and Christa Tackes of West Bend; a brother-in-law, Willard (Bertha) Tackes of New-burg; several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Preceding him in death were his parents; a son, Dale; a brother, August Jordan; a sister-in-law; and eight brothers-in-law.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, Oct. 16, at 10 a.m. at St. Michaelís Catholic Church, 8877 Forest View Road, Kewaskum, with Father Robert J. Artmann officiating.
Visitation with family and friends will be held on Sunday from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel, 1420 W. Paradise Drive, West Bend.
Interment will take place in St. Peterís Catholic Cemetery, Slinger.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of SynergyHealth St. Josephís Hos-pital of West Bend, and Froedtert Memorial for the special care they gave to Henry.