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John M Engel Jr.

July 2, 1926 — February 10, 2022

John M. Engel Jr. died peacefully on Thursday, February 10, 2022, age 95. Beloved husband of Shelby (Schick) and the late Adeline (Fortmann). John is survived by his son Robert (Yvonne) Engel, and stepchildren Michelle (Wendell) DuBord and Robert (Denise) Schick, sister Doreen (Oscar) Anderson and brother Donald (Fern) Engel. Preceded in death by son John M. Engel III (Amy), and brothers Ronald (Lorraine) and Theodore (Arlene) Engel. Further survived by nieces, nephews, and grandchildren.

John lived a full life until his passing. He enjoyed watching the Packers, traveling, camping, playing cards and bingo, making soup and chili, and collecting ornamental pigs and beer memorabilia. He served in the US Navy and was a member of American Legion - Flannigan-Dorn Post 294 in Hartland. John drove semi cross-country for many years, and most recently he was a crossing guard in Hartland.

Born in Goodman, WI, John lived in the Hartland / lake country area for over 78 years.

The family gives a special thanks to his caregivers and staff at Matthews of Pewaukee.

Funeral Services on Wednesday, February 16th at noon at Evert-Luko Funeral Home, 170 Warren Avenue, Hartland. Visitation from 11:00 a.m. until time of service. Private interment.

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