John Edward Lassanske

John Edward "Uncle John" Lassanske, 70, of West Bend, passed away Feb. 16, 2011, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in the town of Polk.

He was born Dec. 2, 1940, to Ed and Marge (nee Kroes) Lassanske in Milwaukee.

Survived by his sister, Jeanette Rohrpasser. Further survived by nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Preceded in death by his parents and his sister, Joyce (Larry) Ojstrsek.

Memorial services will be held Saturday, March 5, at 10 a.m. at the Shimon Funeral Home, 824 Union St., Hartford, with the Rev. David LaPlante officiating. The family will greet relatives and friends at the funeral home from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Private interment at Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

The Shimon Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Special thanks to all the caring staff at Guaranteed Quality Living and REM Greentree.