Michael J. Stauff, 63


Michael J. Stauff, age 63, passed away on Tuesday, Oct, 15, 2013, at Sheboygan Memorial Hospital. He was born in Milwaukee on Aug. 22, 1950, to Miles and Barbara (nee Zingen) Stauff and raised in Wauwatosa. He was employed at Moraine Precision Co. and Kohler Industries. He loved sports cars, airplanes, music, photography and watching old movies. Above all, he enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.

He is survived by his loving children, Rebecca (Jeffrey) Herman, Erik (Heather), Thomas (Heather Spaeth) and Abigail (Christopher) Deyo; mother Barbara; cherished grandchildren, Daniel, Elena, Kyra and Gabrielle Herman, Alexander, Benjamin and Matthew Stauff, Michael and Claire Deyo; brothers, Daniel (Bridget Wolf) Stauff and Robert (Deanna) Stauff; sister, Christine (Lawrence) Porter; and his beloved fiancée Barbara Schmidt. He is further survived by aunts, cousins, niece, nephews, other relatives and many dear friends. He is preceded in death by his father, Miles.

The funeral service will be held on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, at 2 p.m. at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel (1420 W. Paradise Drive, West Bend) with Deacon Ron Schneider presiding. The visitation will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, Oct. 19, from noon until the time of service at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the American Stroke Association (Midwest Affiliate, 3816 Paysphere Circle, Chicago, IL 60674), or a charity of your choice, would be appreciated.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family. 338-2050/ www.phillipfuneralhome.com.