Aukofer, John Elmer Of Brookfield. John was born to Eternal Life on August 18, 2014, at the age of 77. Treasured husband and hero of Sharon Rose (nee Neville). Dear father of Timothy Aukofer, Megan (James) Olszewski, Patrick Aukofer and Bonnie Sue (Dan) Tesch. Proud grandpa of Nicole and Nolan Esenberg, Stephanie and Rebecca Tesch and great-grandpa of Lillia and Isaiah. Fond brother of Frank (Sharlene) Aukofer, Cici (Jerry) Murphy, Dottie Aukofer, Tessie Tennyson, Margie Anderson, and Clarie Aukofer. Visitation will be held at the Funeral Home on Friday August 29 from 4 PM until the time of scripture service at 7 PM, followed by an optional Rosary led by the family. Additional visitation will be held at St. Dominic's Church, Brookfield (18255 W. Capital Dr.) on Saturday, August 30, from 9:30 AM until a eulogy at 10:15 AM, with a Mass of Christian Burial to follow at 10:30 AM. Graveside services will be held at Holy Cross Cemetery. Memorials to Disabled American Veterans and EWTN (Eternal Word Television Network) are appreciated. A virtuous man with a joyful heart. John was an engineer at Johnson Controls by profession, but he also had many talents and interests ranging from acting, dancing, writing skits, cooking, skiing, biking, singing in the church choir to train enthusiast. His infectious smile and humor radiated joy to everyone. John never let life's adversities steal his zest for life.