William P. Radtke

William P. Radtke of West Bend, surrounded by his loving family, passed away on Saturday, March 3, 2007 at Kathy Hospice at the age of 59 years.

He was born March 1, 1948, in Hartford, the son of Robert Radtke and Violet (nee Calenburg).

Bill was an avid golfer. He was a big sports enthusiast and he especially enjoyed football and watching the Packers. He had a great love for his family and he was very close to them. He enjoyed playing cribbage with his many friends.

He is survived by his mother "Vi" (step-father Harry) Mickelson, and his sisters, Mary (Lee) Hopkins, Jenny (Jeff) Heimerl and Roberta Radtke. William is also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends. He was preceded in death by his father, Robert, and his grandparents.

The memorial service for William was Friday, March 9, 2007 at Berndt-Ledesma Funeral Home in Hartford. Rev. David LaPlante officiated.

The family enjoyed refreshments and fellowship following the memorial service at the funeral home. There was a private interment.

Berndt-Ledesma Funeral Home served the family.