Jandourek, Charles Anton
Charles Anton Jandourek, age 89, of Appleton, passed away peacefully on Friday, May 3, 2013 at Rennes Health Care Center. Charlie was born in Casco, WI on October 17, 1923, to the late Charles and Antonia (Koss) Jandourek. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during WWII
. On September 13, 1963, Charlie was united in marriage to Patricia Gilronan in Green Bay. The couple has enjoyed 50 years together. Charlie worked as the Shop Foreman at Killoren Company for many years, and then concluded his career at Valley School Supply. He volunteered at St. Joseph Food Pantry, was a member of the Hortonville Legion Club and St. Bernard Catholic Church.
Charlie is survived by his wife Patricia, Appleton; son Charles Timothy (Heather) Jandourek, Naples, FL; 3 daughters: Theresa Ann (John) Crane, Minneapolis, Paula Louise Jandourek, New Berlin, and Mary Frances Jandourek, Appleton; 2 grandsons: Charles Patrick and Louie Edward Crane, Minneapolis; and brother, Elmer Jandourek, Menasha.
He was preceded in death by his parents, 2 brothers: Richard and Raymond; and 5 sisters: Rose, Agnes, Antonia, Mabel, and Cecelia.
A Mass of Resurrection will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, May 7, at St. Bernard Catholic Church, 1617 W. Pine St., Appleton, with Father Dennis Ryan officiating. Friends may visit at the church on Tuesday from 9 a.m. until the time of service. Interment will take place at St. Mary Catholic Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Joseph Food Pantry are appreciated.
The family would like to express their deepest appreciation for the loving care Charlie received from the staff of Rennes Health Care Center and Heartland Hospice.