Obituaries

Marlene Gelsone
B: 1943-06-19
D: 2018-07-16
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Gelsone, Marlene
Donald Guilbeault
B: 1926-09-01
D: 2018-07-13
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Guilbeault, Donald
Delores Blackwelder
B: 1936-10-29
D: 2018-07-12
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Blackwelder, Delores
Delbert Suehring
B: 1935-10-08
D: 2018-07-12
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Suehring, Delbert
Josephine Cristiano
B: 1936-01-21
D: 2018-07-11
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Cristiano, Josephine
Nancy Beguhn-Dubois
B: 1953-06-03
D: 2018-07-11
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Beguhn-Dubois, Nancy
Helen Lisatinski
B: 1919-07-17
D: 2018-07-10
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Lisatinski, Helen
James Metallo
B: 1947-01-24
D: 2018-07-10
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Metallo, James
Beverly Feest
B: 1931-07-09
D: 2018-07-08
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Feest, Beverly
John Garza
B: 1928-06-06
D: 2018-07-07
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Garza, John
Marjorie Moll
B: 1935-12-07
D: 2018-07-07
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Moll, Marjorie
Marilyn Marander
B: 1935-01-12
D: 2018-07-06
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Marander, Marilyn
Lloyd Licht
B: 1942-01-29
D: 2018-07-06
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Licht, Lloyd
Lisa Calk
B: 1973-06-30
D: 2018-07-06
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Calk, Lisa
Olivia Thomas
B: 2018-07-06
D: 2018-07-06
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Thomas, Olivia
Frank Marrelli
B: 1942-09-22
D: 2018-07-04
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Marrelli, Frank
Gladys Spallato
B: 1935-06-10
D: 2018-07-04
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Spallato, Gladys
Gladys Dart
B: 1929-01-10
D: 2018-07-03
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Dart, Gladys
Pauline Gutierrez
B: 1935-04-14
D: 2018-07-01
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Gutierrez, Pauline
Emilio Iorio
B: 1927-01-06
D: 2018-06-30
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Iorio, Emilio
Patsy Garcia
B: 1939-06-11
D: 2018-06-30
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Garcia, Patsy

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John A. Proko, Founder / Licensed Funeral Director
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John has been a Funeral Director for more than six decades and is the proud founder of Proko Funeral Home. John is very active in the Kenosha community, currently a member of the Kiwanis Club of Western Kenosha, St. Mary's Catholic Church, the 306 Club and the Wisconsin Funeral Directors Association. John formerly served as President of the Wisconsin Funeral Directors Association, the Kenosha Chamber of Commerce, the Kenosha Serra Club, the American Cancer Society Relay for Life committee, the Board of the Boy Scouts Rescue Squad and the Kenosha Public Museum. In 2002, the Kenosha Chamber of Commerce named him Business Man of the Year. John and his late wife, Maggie have six children, 11 grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.

Larry M. Proko, Owner / Licensed Funeral Director
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President and owner of Proko Funeral Home, Larry has been a funeral director since 1982. He is past-president of the Kiwanis Club of Western Kenosha, the Wisconsin State Representative of the International Order of the Golden Rule, and a member of the Wisconsin Funeral Directors Association. In the past, Larry has served as President of the Wisconsin State Funeral Directors Association and was the state's representative on the National Funeral Directors Association Policy Board. He has also served on the boards of the Kenosha Area Chamber of Commerce and the Girl Scout Council of Kenosha County. Larry and his wife Tammy are members of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, and the parents of two daughters.

Rachael Proko-Viola, Vice President / Licensed Funeral Director
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Rachael has worked at Proko Funeral Home since 2004. She is a 2007 graduate of Milwaukee Area Technical College's Mortuary Science program. She also earned a Bachelor's Degree in Business from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in 2006. Rachael is a member of the Wisconsin Funeral Directors Association and the National Funeral Directors Association. She serves on the board for Hospice Alliance. She and her husband, Dreu Viola are members of St. Mary's Catholic Church and are the proud parents of their two children, Domenico "Nico" and Adriana.

Pete A. Lyons, Licensed Funeral Director / Pre-Planning Counselor
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Pete has been a valuable member of the Proko Funeral Home staff since 1991. He is a Funeral Director and also acts as our Pre-Planning Counselor. Pete has served as president of the Southeastern Wisconsin Funeral Directors Association and attends Kenosha Bible Church in Kenosha. In his spare time, he enjoys mead and wine making. Pete and his wife Michelle (daughter of Proko's own Joyce Stella) have a son and daughter.

Cassandra Springborn, Licensed Funeral Director & Certified Crematory Operator
Email: cassandra.prokofuneralhome@gmail.com
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Cassandra has been with the Proko Funeral Home since Summer of 2014. She was a 2010 graduate of Lakeview Technology Academy and went on to graduate from Worsham College of Mortuary Science in September of 2016. She also received her CANA Crematory Operator's Certification. She received her funeral director's license in October of 2017.

Natalie LaForge, Apprentice Funeral Director
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