August A. ‘Gus’ Busalacchi, 94
August A. "Gus" Busalacchi, 94, of West
Bend passed away Saturday, Jan. 23, 2010. Gus died of pneumonia at
August was born on Feb. 11, 1915, in the city of
Milwaukee to Luigi and Vincenza (nee Sutera). He married Frances Marino on
Sept. 3, 1938.
Gus was a devoted family man and is the father of
Louis Busalacchi and Virginia Anselmi. He is proud grandfather to Anthony
Anselmi and Andrew Anselmi and greatgrandfather to Justin and Joshua. Gus
is further survived by his brother, Joseph; and sisters, Rose Holzman and
Anna (Gerald) Jacoby.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Frances; his
parents, Luigi "Louis" and Vincenza "Jennie" (nee
Sutera); and siblings, August, Maria Grasso, Vincent, Ursula Bartolone and
A memorial Mass of Christian burial will be at 2
p.m. today, Feb. 2, 2010, at St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church, 3930 N.
92nd St. (92nd and Capitol Drive), Milwaukee. A gathering of family and
friends will be at the church only from 1 p.m. until time of services.
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting
Gus’ family would like to give a special thanks
to the staff at Cedar Community and the doctors and nurses at Hartford