Feb. 20, 1934 — April 15, 2017
Harry August Justman, 83, of Townsend, and formerly of Kewaskum, passed away Saturday, April 15, 2017, at Langlade Hospital in Antigo.
He was born Feb. 20, 1934, in the town of Theresa to the late Herbert and Lucille (nee Kedinger) Justman. Harry attended school in Kewaskum and on June 27, 1953, he was married to Rita Schuppel at St. Peter’s Evangelical Lutheran Church. He worked at several area factories, retiring from Weasler Engineering after 23 years. Harry and Rita moved north to Townsend in 1999 to enjoy their retirement. Harry enjoyed playing sheepshead, listening to polka music, watching the Packers and spending time with his family.
Those Harry leaves behind to cherish his memory include his loving wife of 63 years, Rita; four children, Jackie (Glenn) Eichstedt of Brownsville, Randy (Sandy) Justman of Kewaskum, Dawn (Gary) Hanson of Plymouth and Mark (Peggy) Justman of Kewaskum; 10 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; four brothers, Harold (Arlene) Justman, Herbert (Darlene) Justman, Homer (Barbara) Justman, all of West Bend, and Hiram (Alleen) Justman of Burnett; two sisters, Laura Justman of Racine and Lilly Westerman of West Bend; two sisters-in-law, Loretta Justman of West Bend and Judy Justman of Slinger; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
In addition to his parents, Harry was preceded in death by five brothers, Harvey, Hilary, Hilbert, Howard and Henry; two infant brothers, Herman and Herbert Justman; and a brother-in-law, Harold Westerman.
A funeral service for Harry will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, April 20, at Myrhum Patten Miller & Kietzer Funeral Home, 215 Forest Ave., Kewaskum. Burial will follow at Lutheran Memorial Park in Kewaskum.
The Justman family will greet relatives and friends at the funeral home Thursday from 11 a.m. until the time of service.
The family would like to extend a heartfelt appreciation to the Townsend EMT’s and Beth Hartman for all the help and care they provided.
The Myrhum Patten Miller & Kietzer Funeral Homes have been entrusted with Harry’s arrangements. Additional information and online guestbook may be found atwww.myrhum-patten.com.