Michael Steven Venus, 56

Michael Steven Venus, 56, of West Bend, passed away surrounded by family Oct. 9, 2015. He was born to George and Nancy (nee Nielsen) on Sept. 12, 1959 in Milwaukee. Michael was a graduate of Brown Deer High School. He Married Linda (nee Mehrens) Venus on April 25, 1987.

Mike and Linda have two beautiful daughters, Danielle and Jessica, and he loved spending time with his family. He enjoyed the outdoors, along with training his dogs, and he was an avid hunter. He also enjoyed coaching many different sports. Mike was a supervisor at Delta T. Systems in Richfield and was employed there for 23 years.

He is survived by his parents; his wife, Linda; his two daughters; his brothers, Larry, Tom (Mary), Jeff and Rick Venus; his sister, Jackie (Calvin) Mages; his parents-in-law, Larry and Vi Mehrens; and other relatives and friends. Mike is preceded in death by his grandparents. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015, at Holy Angels Catholic Church (138 N. Eighth Ave., West Bend, WI) with the Rev. Jerry Repenshek presiding. Visitation will be held Oct. 12 from 5-7 p.m. at The Phillip Funeral Home (1420 W. Paradise Drive, West Bend, WI).

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family: 262-338-2050 or online at www.phillipfuneralhome.com.