Chad E. Schlenvogt
Chad Schlenvogt, age 37 years of Port Washington, died early Sunday morning, March 2, 2014 in Upper Michigan. He was born December 26, 1976 in Port Washington, son of Bonnie Higgins Schlenvogt and the late Earl Schlenvogt Jr. Chad was a 1995 graduate of Port Washington High School and was employed as a maintenance mechanic at Triangle Tool Corporation in Milwaukee for the past 18 years. On September 30, 2000, he married Jennifer Rychtik at Harrington Beach State Park in Belgium. Chad was a true outdoorsman, and particularly liked duck hunting, snowmobiling, 4 wheeling, and riding his motorcycle. Chad had a passion for speed and raced stock cars in Plymouth and Chilton in his teens and 20's. He also enjoyed coaching his children's softball and t-ball teams, and was an active member of Ducks Unlimited. Chad was a loyal friend to everyone he encountered and approached every situation with a smile. Survivors include his wife Jenny, his children Alena and Derek, his mother Bonnie Schlenvogt of Port Washington, his sister Carrie (Steve) Schaefer of Fredonia, mother-in-law Joanne Rychtik, father-in-law Jim Rychtik Sr., brothers-in-law Jim (Deanna) Rychtik and Joe (Dawn) Rychtik all of Port Washington, sister-in-law Jill Lindert of Milwaukee, nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, other relatives and friends. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, March 10, 7 PM at St. Peter of Alcantara Catholic Church, 1800 N. Wisconsin St., Port Washington. Interment Union Cemetery. Visitation at the CHURCH Monday from 3-7 PM. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Schlenvogt Children's Education Fund at Kohler Credit Union, Saukville, would be appreciated.
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I am so sorry for your loss, I am your Dads cousin Rozann, I remember your Beautiful wedding, You have my sympathy, I wanted to send your Mom a card but I had no address so tell her I am very sorry.
Chad touched the life of so many people. He had a charismatic personality, genuine smile and loved to pass out hugs. Most of all he loved You Jenny, Alena, and Derek. He Loved Life And Lived It!
Jenny, I am so sad to hear the news. I send you my prayers and deepest sympathy. My heart breaks for you.
To All of Chad's Family: Owen and I are so sorry to learn of this tragic accident. May the Lord be by your side and give you his strength!
Jenny and family, Bonnie, Carrie and family - We were very sad to hear the news about Chad. Our hearts go out to all of you, as you go through the loss of another member of your family. Please know we will keep you in ... more
Jenny-My deepest sympathy for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this terrible time.