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December 24th, 2015 at the age of 83 after a brief battle with lung cancer. Husband of the late dearest Beverly (nee Ripple) Spankowski. Father of Doug (Amy Olson) Spankowski and Tim (Anna) Spankowski. Beloved grandfather of Finn and Miles Spankowski. Brother of the late Irene (Ted) Swietochowski and the late Erv (Lucille) Span. Brother-in-law of Dick (Camille) Ripple. Also survived by his favorite nieces Joanne (Cliff) Hudlett, Catherine (Jerry) Panka, Judy (Bill) Schuele and nephew David (Darlene) Sweitochowski. Further survived by other relatives and many dear friends.

Visitation will take place on Tuesday, December 29th from 3PM-5:30PM at the FUNERAL HOME, short service to follow at 5:30PM. Private inurnment.

Ken was a 1950 graduate of South Division High School and a member of the Fabulous 40’s. Veteran of the US Air Force during the Korean War. Former Square D employee and a City of Wauwatosa retiree. Ken was deeply loved by his family and will be missed by many.

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Hi Doug and Tim,
I am so sorry to hear of your Dad’s passing. I know your Mom will be happy to see him and you both will miss him alot. What a great Picture of your Dad. Looks just like Tim. Don’t worry Doug, your really good looking too. Just ask Amy.
My condolences to both of you and your families.
Pam Krason-Clark

Norm Luecke

Dear Tim and Doug,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you. You are so fortunate to have had such a wonderful dad. He will be so missed by both of you and your family’s. Be a comfort to each other in this difficult time . Norm and Sharon

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