Alan Probelski of Newburg, formerly of Port Washington and Saukville, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2008, at Kathy Hospice in West Bend. He was 45 years old.
Alan was born Dec. 31, 1962, in Port Washington, the son of Allan and Shirley (Decker) Probelski.
On Sept. 28, 1996, he was united in marriage with Jane Kaempfer at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Newburg.
Alan was employed at Trak International in Port Washington for 14 years, and served as a union steward. After their closing in 2004, he began working as an assembler at Desert Aire in Germantown.
Mr. Probelski was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Newburg.
He was a previous member of the Moose Lodge in Saukville, and enjoyed assisting his wife lead their sonís Cub Scout Den, Pack 3868 in Saukville.
Alan and his family loved camping and the outdoors and were members of the Wisconsin Campers Association, West Bend Kettle Kampers Chapter, where he served four years as a delegate.
The most important thing in Alanís life was spending time with family. His friends and family will always remember his Tarzan call.
Alan is survived by his best friend and wife of 12 years, Jane; and their two sons, Allan and Jarod. He is further survived by his father and stepmother, Allan and Bonnie Probelski of Random Lake; his parents-in-law, Robert and Mary Lou Kaempfer of West Bend; one sister, Debby (Matthew) Penkwitz of Port Washington; three brothers, James (Nancy) of Muskegon, Mich., Michael (Elizabeth) of Port Wash-ington and Steven (Deb) of Sheboygan Falls; three sisters-in-law, Katie (Jeff) Gardner of Phoenix, Ariz., Linda (Kevin) Lyons of San Carlos, Calif., Mary Ellen (Scott) Tolson of Arden Hills, Minn.; two brothers-in-law, Tom (special friend Bonnie Chris-tiansen) Kaempfer of West Bend and Bill (fiancée Kathy Fulton) Kaempfer of Naples, Fla.; aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and many close friends.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Shirley Probelski.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. on Thursday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 521 Congress Drive in Newburg. Fr. Kevin Kowalske and Deacon Ron Schneider will concelebrate Mass.
The family will receive visitors at the Eernisse Funeral Home, 1600 W. Grand Ave. in Port Washington, from 3 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday and on Thursday from 2 to 3 p.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church.
Alan will be laid to rest at Washington County Memorial Park in West Bend.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to the family or Kathy Hospice in West Bend.
The Eernisse Funeral Home in Port Washington is assisting the family with arrangements.
On-line condolences may be left at www.eernissefuneralhome.com.