|Wayne M. Yankala|
Wayne M. Yankala of Brookfield and Three Lakes, Wis, age 58. Wayne passed away peacefully on Sept. 21, 2013, surrounded by his family, following a courageous battle with cancer.
Beloved husband of Elizabeth for 30 years. Loving dad of Nicholas, Katrina and Jessica. Cherished son of Delores and the late George Yankala. Brother of the late Karen and Donna.
Further survived and loved by nieces and nephews, other relatives, friends, and his special dogs, Duke and Buddy.Wayne was a senior partner at the law offices of Mingo & Yankala in downtown Milwaukee for more than 30 years, and also in Three Lakes.
Wayne loved the North Woods and was an avid boating and fishing enthusiast.
Wayne’s family extends a heartfelt thank you to the staff of Froedtert Hospital for their loving care and concern.
Visitation was held Sept. 25, at Becker Ritter Funeral Home in Brookfield (14075 W. North Ave.) from 4 p.m. until time of vigil service at 7 p.m.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held in Three Lakes on Friday, Sept. 27, at St. Theresa Catholic Church (1701 Superior Street) at 2:30 p.m. Visitation at the church from 1:30 p.m. until time of service.
Committal to follow at Three Lakes Cemetery.
He is now able to sit on the pier and watch the eternal sunset.
Memorials to Froedtert Hospital Foundation-Cancer/ Oncology Center appreciated.
|Tuesday, September 24, 2013 5:20 PM|