Charles H. Plotz

Charles H. Plotz of East Troy, husband, father and friend, died peacefully on Saturday, June 23, 2007 at Waukesha Springs Health & Rehabilitation Center. He was 89 years old.

Charles was born in Waukesha on March 21, 1918, the son of Gerald and Caroline (nee Lockerman) Plotz. He was a retiree of General Motors. Charles enjoyed hunting and playing sheepshead, poker and other card games. He was a member of St. James Catholic Church, Mukwonago.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Rose (nee Becker) of 59 years; and survived by his children, Elizabeth (Robert) Way, Roberta (Robert) Gorman, Charles and Kevin (Denise); grandchildren, Jennifer (Jeffrey) Sarver, Kirsten (Robert) Hulbert, Arthur Way, Ryan, Karyn, and Daniel Plotz, Jennifer Evenson, and Kevin (Karen) and Michelle Gorman; a sister-in-law, Virginia Plotz; and other relatives and friends.

He was also preceded in death by a grandson, Michael Evenson, and brothers and sisters.

Visitation will be Friday, June 29, 2007 from 11 a.m. to the time of a Funeral Mass at noon at St. James Catholic Church, 830 Highway NN East, Mukwonago, with Fr. John Twomey officiating. Interment will be at St. Peterís Cemetery, East Troy.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the charity of your choice appreciated.

The family would like to extend a special thank you for the exceptional compassionate care provided by the staff at East Troy Kiwanis Manor and Waukesha Springs Health & Rehabilitation Center, and also extend their gratitude for the care and concern shown by neighbors and friends.

Schmidt & Bartelt - Van Valin Funeral and Cremation Services, Mukwonago, is serving the family.