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Casey J. Mikrut

Died: Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Age: 86
Casey J. Mikrut

Jan. 11, 1926 - Nov. 21, 2012

Casey John Mikrut, 86, died at his home in Lake Como on Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012.

He was born in Chicago, on Jan. 11, 1926, to the late Stanley and Agnes Paprocki Mikrut. Casey was a veteran and served with the U.S. Army. He married the former Bertha E. Ross on the Jan. 5, 1957, at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church in Lake Geneva. He was owner of Mikrut Reality and past owner of the Como Inn for 35 years. Casey was a member of St. Francis De Sales Church, where he was a eucharistic minister and usher.

Casey was a member of the Knights of Columbus Council 1647 and Frank Kresen American Legion Post 24 in Lake Geneva, and was also a member of the Water Sportsmen. He was a past member of the Lakes Area Realtors Association and the Wisconsin Relators.

Casey is survived by Bertha, his wife of 55 years; five children, John (Cheryl) Mikrut and Diane (Gary) Cocroft, both of Lake Geneva, Janet Winters, Adams, Mary (Daniel) Lauderdale, Lake Geneva, and Patti (Klaus) Aagaard, Algonquin Ill.; nine grandchildren, Heather (Chris) Lindloff, Brad Mikrut, Ryan (Jessica) Cocroft, Caitlin Cocroft, Christopher (Heather) Winters, Michael (Erica) Lauderdale, Kayla Lauderdale, Kristin Aagaard and Erin Aagaard; five great-grandchildren, Logan and Connor Lindloff, and Logan, Ethan, and Brooklyn Winters; two brothers, Stanley (June) Mikrut, Lake Geneva, and Walter (Delores) Mikrut, Harvard, Ill.; and one sister, Virginia (Bob) Glickenburger, Belvidere Ill.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Stanley and Agnes Mikrut; a sister, Eugenia Mikrut; and two brothers, Eugene and Stephan Mikrut.

Mass of Christian burial at 11 a.m., Monday, Nov. 26, at St. Francis De Sales Catholic Church in Lake Geneva, with Father Angel Anaya officiating. Burial in St. Francis De Sales Catholic Cemetery. Visitation Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m. in the chapel of Derrick Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Lake Geneva. In lieu of flowers, memorials in Casey’s name may be sent to St. Francis de Sales School Angel Fund. To sign the online registry, visit www.derrickfuneralhome.com.

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