May 1, 1955 — Apr. 5, 2017
Wayne E. Strauss, 61, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, April 5, 2017, in his home.
He was born May 1, 1955, in Illinois to Ernest and Berniece (nee Splies) Strauss. Wayne enjoyed riding motorcycles, fishing and being on his boat. He especially loved spending time with his grandchildren.
Wayne is survived by his loving wife, Lori; son, Matthew (Robin); stepchildren, Kate (Ward) McCaul, Abby (Paul) Watzlawick and Luke (Hailli) Johnson; grandchildren, Russell, Logan, Jett, Coralie and Leona; sister, Patricia (Roger) Nowacki; and nieces, Diane (Patrick) Meyers and Tricia Nowacki. He is further survived by other relatives and friends. Wayne is preceded in death by his daughter, Amy; parents; and mother-in-law, Marcy Graff.
A private memorial will be held per Wayne’s wishes.
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family: 262-338-2050 orwww.phillipfuneralhome.com.