Bruce A. Schenk, 51 of New Lisbon passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at Gunderson Lutheran Hospital, La Crosse, WI.
Bruce was born on May 11, 1962 in Kenosha, Wisconsin the son of Robert and Anne (Simmons) Schenk.
Bruce attended school in Kenosha. Bruce loved the outdoors, especially hunting and fishing. He loved animals and raised chickens for a hobby. He liked repairing small engines. He mowed lawns for people and loved talking and being with his friends. He enjoyed music of all kinds especially country and enjoyed singing and felt comfortable singing karaoke. Bruce owned and operated a palette business in Kenosha and also worked security for many businesses. He moved to the Germantown area over 12 years ago when his friend Lynne passed away and his own health began to deteriorate. Bruce will never be forgotten and will be remembered for his sense of humor and his funny remarks that made everyone laugh. We will all sadly miss him.
Bruce is survived by his mother Anne Larson and step-father Otis Larson, his sisters Connie (Thomas) Piquette of Henryetta, OK, Colleen Bray of Waukegan, IL, many aunts and uncles, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father Robert Schenk.
Memorial services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church, Town of Germantown where friends may call from 9:30 a.m. until time of services. Memorials may be made to an animal shelter of your choice.