Allen Charles Zautcke, 82
Nov. 19, 1932 -- Dec. 17, 2014

Allen Charles Zautcke made his final journey, to eternal life, on Wednesday Dec. 17, 2014, following a valiant and courageous battle with heart disease. Born on Nov. 19, 1932, to Malinda (nee Bretschneider) and Milton Zautcke.

He was joined in marriage on Feb. 9, 1957, to Lucille (nee Groh) his beloved wife of 57 years.

Loving father of Carol (Rob) Herrington, Chris (Larry) Lawson, Barbara (Kris) Nicolaisen and Tim (Annette) Zautcke. Devoted grandpa to Michelle Achterhof, Andrew Zautcke and Julia Zautcke. He is further survived by his sisters June Thompson, Doris (Robert) Tock, Ethel (Walter) Carter, his sisterin- law Roseann Zautcke, his many treasured nieces and nephews, his two close friends Ken Kohl and Roan Arndt, his many friends/ colleagues at Diamond Vision, and the many people whose lives he touched who are too numerous to mention.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his brother Edward and his brother-in-law Ivin Thompson Sr.

A memorial service will be held at Trinity Lutheran Church in West Bend, in the summer.

The family suggests memorials to either the American Heart Association or the hospice center of your choice.