John R. Eggleston

John R. Eggleston, 37, of Hustisford, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2009, at St. Luke’s Medical Center in Milwaukee.

John was born on May 10, 1972, in Milwaukee to Michael Eggleston and Ruth (nee Miller) Reiff.

John loved fishing, golfing and especially loved spending time with his nieces and nephews. He will always be remembered for his willingness to help his family and friends. John had his commercial drivers license and drove truck, he loved driving. Due to his nature of helping others, John received the Citizens Award from Milwaukee County

He is survived by his parents, Michael (Susan) Eggleston of Erin, Ruth (Norbert) Reiff of Neosho; his brothers and sisters, Michael II (Laura) of Hustisford, Todd (Tracy) Rhyner of Hartford, Theresa (Andy) Kuehl of Watertown, Scott (Lori) Rhyner of Hustisford and Christine Eggleston of Hartford; his godchild, Jessica. John is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Funeral services for John will be held Friday, Aug. 7, 2009, at 8 p.m. at the Shimon Funeral Home, 824 Union Street, Hartford, WI., with the Rev. Ricky Schroeder officiating. Visitation will be on Friday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. A private inurnment will take place at Hustisford Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers memorials to the Wisconsin Tissue Bank are appreciated.

Shimon Funeral Home is assisting the family.