Myron C. Prost, 87 |
May 22, 1931 -- Dec. 31, 2018
Myron C. Prost, 87, passed away unexpectedly Monday, Dec. 31, 2018, at the Aurora Medical Center of Washington County. He was born May 22, 1931, in the town of Kewaskum to Clarence and Louise (nee Abel) Prost. Myron served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He married his love, Ellen (nee Kluever) Prost, on Aug. 2, 1958, at Holy Angels Catholic Church in West Bend. Myron worked for and retired from the Washington County Highway Department. Myron was a member of the West Bend Moose Lodge No. 1398. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, going for walks, gardening, puzzles, playing cards
and watching the Packers.
Myron is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Ellen; children, Keith (Rene Peterson), Gail (Ronald Nighbor) Prost of Manitowoc and Sandra (David) Gundrum; grandchildren, Allison, Kathryn and Jessica Gundrum; sister, Bernice (Ronald) Stange; and brother, Lloyd Prost. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Myron is preceded in death by his parents; his parents-in-law, Lester and Alice Kluever; sister-in-law, Carol Prost; and his niece, Laura Stange.
A funeral service will be at 11:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 7, at Peace United Church of Christ (343 First St., Kewaskum, WI 53040) with the Rev. Bob Blackburn presiding. Visitation will be at the church Monday, Jan. 7, from 10-11:15 a.m. Interment will follow at Washington County Memorial Park with Military Honors.
A special thank you to the ICU staff of the Aurora Medical Center of Washington County.
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family: 262-338-2050 or www.phillipfuneralhome.com.