Howard C. Justman, 76

Howard C. Justman, 76, of West Bend, passed away on Tuesday, June 19, 2012, at the Samaritan Health Center.

He was born on Aug. 12, 1935, at home in the town of Wayne to the late Herbert and Lucille (nee Kedinger) Justman. On Sept. 8, 1973, he was united in marriage to Judy Galabinske in West Bend.

Howard worked as a truck driver for Monsen Trucking in Menomonee Falls. He drove stock cars back in the ’60s on the local circuit. Howard also enjoyed polka music.

He is survived by his wife, Judy Justman of West Bend; five brothers, Harold “Justy” (Arlene) Justman, Harry (Rita) Justman, Herbert (special friend, Darlene) Justman, Homer (Barbara) Justman, and Hiram (Alleen) Justman; two sisters, Laura Justman and Lilly Westerman; five sisters-in-law, Loretta Justman, Shirley Galabinske, Betty (John) Vesnefsky, Diane Wells, Sandra (Steve) Kasten; brother-in-law, Donald (Denise) Galabinske; nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends.

Howard was preceded in death by his parents; six brothers, Harvey, Hillary, Hilbert, Henry, Herbert Jr., and Herman Justman; and brother-in-law, Harold Westerman.

A memorial service in remembrance of Howard will be held on Wednesday, June 27, at 5 p.m. at the Myrhum ~ Patten Funeral Home, 1315 W. Washington St. West Bend. Rev. Steve Bode of Zion Ev. Lutheran Church will officiate. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Wednesday from 3 p.m. until the time of the service. Inurnment will be in Lutheran Memorial Park, Kewaskum.

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