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Wayne C. Dannenbrink

April 19, 1931 - March 8, 2018

Of Brookfield, Wisconsin, Born April 19, 1931; died March 8, 2018 at the age of 86. Beloved husband of Judith (nee Heimerl). Further survived by loving daughter, Carol (John Kohler) and son, John. His life was greatly enriched by stepsons David Berka (Katherine), Daniel Berka (Sandra) and Stepdaughter Susan (Daniel) Br…read more

Of Brookfield, Wisconsin, Born April 19, 1931; died March 8, 2018 at the age of 86. Beloved husband of Judith (nee Heimerl). Further survived by loving daughter, Carol (John Kohler) and son, John. His life was greatly enriched by stepsons David Berka (Katherine), Daniel Berka (Sandra) and Stepdaughter Susan (Daniel) Bruk, 18 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren as well as extended family members Deri Dannenbrink and S.T. Jamison, Lenora Pitcher & family, Ginny Steiner & family, and many dear friends. Preceded in death by parents, Harold and Jean Dannenbrink, (nee Reuter) wife, Martha (nee Pitcher,) wife, Maxine and child, Saundra.

Wayne was born in St. Louis, MO, attended Missouri School of Mines & Metallurgy. Upon graduation he took a job with Allis Chalmers and its spin-offs Boliden-Allis and Svedala Industries (now Metso Mineral Industries). Although his degree was in civil engineering, he worked in all aspects of the engineering field which took him to many areas of the world. He proudly served in the Navy, as well.

Wayne was a kind, generous and gentle man who was well respected by all. He was accepting of everyone and never critical . His faith was all important to him which led him to go on mission trips in this country and Central America. He shared his skills with Habitat for Humanity for 20 years. His leisure time was spent golfing, skiing and following the Packers. His love for family was evident and he loved singing to the grandchildren.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 13, at Living Hope Presbyterian Church, W156 N4881 Pilgrim Road, Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, from 9:30 AM until time of service at 11:30 AM. Burial at Wisconsin Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, memorials appreciated to:

Loma de Luz Hospital, Cornerstone Foundation, 9032 Woolmarket Road, Biloxi, MS 39532

or

Milwaukee Habitat for Humanity, 3726 North Booth Street, Milwaukee, WI 53212

 

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Visitation Information

Living Hope Presbyterian Church

Address:

W156 N4881 Pilgrim Road
Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin 53051

Date: Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Service Information

Living Hope Presbyterian Church

Address:

W156 N4881 Pilgrim Road
Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin 53051

Date: Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Time: 11:30 AM

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