Marvin A. Wernicke Jr.

Marvin A. Wernicke Jr., 64, of Hartford passed away Monday, April 9, 2007 at his residence.

He was born Feb. 3, 1943 in West Bend to Marvin and Evelyn (nee Lein) Wernicke Sr.

Marvin was employed as a machinist at Slinger Manufacturing for many years until retiring in 2006.

He was a member of First Congregational Church of Hart-ford.

Survivors include three children, Christine (Calvin) Wetzel of Milwaukee, Timothy Wernicke of West Bend and Cheryl Wernicke of Milwaukee; his mother, Evelyn Wernicke of Milwaukee; five grandchildren, Nicole Wetzel, Justin Wetzel, Zachary Wernicke, Tyler Wernicke and Hope Wer-nicke; two sisters, Diane Wer-nicke of Appleton, and Nancy (Kenneth) Howard of Milwaukee; a brother, Robert (Judy) Wernicke of New Berlin; a very close friend, Marcella Kleitzman of Hartford; other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father and a sister in infancy.

A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, April 17, at 3 p.m. at the Wisconsin Memorial Park Family Center in Brookfield, with Rev. Douglas Livingston officiating.

Interment will follow in Wisconsin Memorial Park

Myrhum-Patten Funeral and Cremation Service, West Bend, is assisting the family.

Online guest book and condolences may be found at www. myrhum-patten.com.