WAUKESHA, Wis. – Jordan M. Hanosh, of Waukesha, Wis., passed away peacefully after a long and courageous battle with cancer Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012, at Froedtert Hospital at the age of 24.
He was born Oct. 3, 1988, in Aurora, the son of Daniel and Susan (nee Appel) Hanosh. He was a 2007 graduate of Waukesha West High School and attended UW-Waukesha.
Jordan loved all things that dealt with fireworks, including building them, setting them off and creating large fireworks displays. Fulfilling his dream and love for guns, he owned and operated a gun store, alongside his brother, known as Wisconsin Tactical. Jordan showed wisdom beyond his years after going through so much the past six years.
He will be forever missed by his parents, Daniel and Susan Hanosh of Waukesha; brother, Robert (Nicole) Hanosh of North Prairie; and grandfather, Robert Appel of North Aurora.
He is further survived by his aunts and uncles, Annette Kallevik of Aurora, Michael (Janice) Appel of North Aurora, Kevin (Jayne) Appel of North Aurora, Bryan (Diane) Appel of Plano, Debbie (Steve) Brummel of Salem and Pam Hanosh of Joliet; along with many cousins, other relatives and numerous friends.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Richard and Doris Hanosh; maternal grandmother, Eleanor Appel; and uncle, Steven Appel.
A visitation is from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11, at Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Avenue, Waukesha. A private funeral service for the family will be Monday.
If desired, memorials are appreciated to the Froedtert Hospital Foundation-Clinical Cancer Center, 9200 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53226-3596. Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services is honored to serve the family.
For information, call the funeral home at 262-547-4035. For directions or to leave the family an online tribute message, visit www.waukeshafunerals.com.
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