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Gesell, Jack
“Chef Jack” Passed away on Tuesday, October 13, 2015 age 85 years. Preceding him in death was his beloved wife Lois M. (nee Hukari) Gesell. Loving father of Jack (Mary Burzynski), Eric (Jane Konkel), Lisa (Charlene Warras) and Andrea (Matt Loss). Proud grandfather of 7. Dear brother of Joanne (Walter) Stanz and George Grabara. Further survived by 11 great-grandchildren, 1 great-great-granddaughter, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Family and friends will gather at the funeral home on Saturday, October 24 from 9:30 – 11:30 AM. Sharing of memories will immediately follow at 11:30 AM.

Chef Jack served many a guest throughout his 50 year career at several fine Milwaukee area establishments. He was a past member of the Chef’s Club of Milwaukee. Jack enjoyed golfing , fishing, and was known to be a voracious reader. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Alzheimer’s Association would be appreciated.

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Alzheimer's Association of SE WI

On behalf of everyone here at the Alzheimer’s Association – thank you so much for thinking of us at this time of loss to your family. Memorial donations made in Jack’s name will be put to immediate use serving families and supporting research. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Tom Hlavacek, Executive Director

Eddie Larsen

My condolences and prayers go with the family and friends of Jack. May God be with him and care for him eternally. Eddie Larsen

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