Gregory J. Shaske, 28

Gregory J. “Greg” Shaske, 28, of Kohlsville, passed away Thursday, May 5, 2016.

Greg was born Dec. 10, 1987, in West Bend, the son of John and Cindy (Oelhafen) Shaske. On May 17, 2014, he was united in marriage to Rachel Zimdars at St. Lucas Evangelical Lutheran Church in Kewaskum.

Greg was a proud Army veteran, serving his country in the Army Honor Guard in Washington, D.C., and in El Paso, Texas, guarding the borders and the war on drugs. He was a skilled auto mechanic who enjoyed fishing, snowmobiling, football and baseball. He was a member of St. Lucas Evangelical Lutheran Church in Kewaskum. Greg will be deeply missed by his family, friends, and all who knew him.

Greg is survived by his wife, Rachel; his parents, John and Cindy Shaske of Kohlsville; a brother, Eric Shaske (fiancée, Tonya Janssen) of West Bend; a grandfather, Arnold Shaske of Florida; aunts; uncles; cousins; Unity Club Members; other relatives; and some faithful friends. Greg was preceded in death by his grandparents, Ruth Jean Shaske, and John and Theresa Oelhafen; two uncles, John and Jim Oelhafen; an aunt, Peggy Alander; and his cousin, Brenda Oelhafen.

Funeral services for Greg will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, May 9, at St. Lucas Evangelical Lutheran Church in Kewaskum with the Rev. Troy Swenson officiating.

Greg’s family will greet relatives and friends at the church Monday from 3 p.m. until the time of service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated.

The Myrhum Patten Miller and Kietzer Funeral Home has been entrusted with Greg’s arrangements. Additional informationand guestbook may be found at