Clarence E. Plato Sr.(1922 - 2013)

Plato, Clarence E., Sr. Born July 16, 1922. Died July 21, 2013, at the age of 91. Beloved husband of Ruth Ann Francis (nee Bartelme). Dear father of Clarence, Jr. (Carol) of West Bend, Mary Ann (David) Lacey of New Berlin, Jerry (Bill Reuter) of Mequon, Nancy (Ron) Cieslak of Milwaukee, and Susan Day of Milwaukee. Much loved by his 6 grandchildren Timothy (Erin) Day, Aaron Day, Erica Cieslak, Joel Cieslak, Jeff Lacey, and Heather (James) Quigley; and 3 great-grandchildren, Madison, Benjamin, and Amari. Also survived by other family and friends. Visitation at Wisconsin Memorial Park, Chapel of the Chimes, Wednesday, July 24, 2PM-3PM. Funeral Service at 3PM. Private entombment. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Stars and Stripes Honor Flight, Port Washington. Proud veteran of WWII and Purple Heart recipient. He loved his country, loved his family, and thoroughly enjoyed life. Special thank you to VITAS Hospice nurses for their tender and loving care, and Dr. Buchanan and Dr. Mac. "To the best husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend. Rest in Peace."

Funeral Home

Krause Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc.
12401 West National Avenue New Berlin, WI 53151
(262) 786-8009

Published in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel from July 23 to July 24, 2013