Floyd J. Wishau, 88, died Sunday at Ascension All Saints Medical Center. He was born in Racine, October 25, 1930, son of the late Leland and Otilia (Nee: Repa) Wishau.
On October 13, 1956, Floyd married Beverly A. Menke. He worked at I & A Sheet Metal Company for many years, retiring in 1992. Floyd was a member of the Evangelical United Methodist Church and devoted countless years to volunteering at Countryside Humane Society. An avid outdoorsman, he enjoyed hunting, fishing, trap shooting, and Sunday picnics at the farm. Floyd will be fondly remembered for his genuine smile and happy disposition.
Over the past twenty-two years, Floyd made many friends in cardiac rehab at Ascension. He will be dearly missed by his loving wife of sixty-two years, Beverly; his children, Leland (Marla) Wishau, Mark (Tammy) Wishau; two grandchildren, Steven Wishau, Sarah Wishau; brother, Kenneth (Marcia) Wishau; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Nancy Wishau, Phyllis Wishau, Jeanne Wishau, Charlene (James) McClure, Richard (Laura) Menke; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and dear friends. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Russell, Leslie, and Gerald.
Private funeral services were held. Memorials to the Wisconsin Humane Society- Racine Campus, Faithbridge Church, Cardiac Rehab Unit at Ascension All Saints Racine, or to one’s favorite charity have been suggested.
Please send condolences to Maresh-Meredith & Acklam Funeral Home.