Rev. Stanley B. Klauck entered into eternal life on Saturday, June 10, 2017, age 95 at Alexian Village, Milwaukee. Father Stan was born in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, April 4, 1922, to the late Jacob John and Catherine (nee Doyle) Klauck. Survivors include his sister, Patricia Klauck of Milwaukee, and many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his parents, his sister, Joan Bridget Schroeder, his brother, Jack Thomas Klauck and, his sister, Phyllis Kathleen Berger.
His priestly formation began at St. Lawrence Seminary, Mt. Calvary, Wisconsin, continued at St. Francis Major Seminary, Milwaukee. He was ordained June 8, 1946, by Archbishop Moses E. Kiley at the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, Milwaukee. Frather Stan's priestly ministry began as assistant pastor at St. Veronica Parish July 11, 1946; assistant pastor St. Monica Parish, Whitefish Bay, July 7, 1962; St. Mary Parish, Port Washington, July 7, 1965, first pastor St. Peter of Alcantara, Port Washington, October 1966, and pastor of Sacred Heart Parish, Racine June 19, 1979.
He retired from active ministry in the Archdiocese September 30, 1992. With his sister, Pat, he moved to Scottsdale, AZ. He assisted parishes in the diocese of Phoenix, Church of the Ascension, Fountain Hills; Our Lady of Joy, Carefree; most frequently St Bernard of Clairvaux, Scottsdale. Fr. Stan served as Catholic Priest on worldwide cruises of Crystal Cruise Line.
Visitation at Alexian Village, Chapel of the Holy Spirit, 9301 North 76th Street, Milwaukee, Wisconsin on Friday, June 16, 2017, from 10:00 AM - 11 :00 AM. Mass of Christian Burial at 1 :00 AM. Interment in Woodlawn Cemetery, Kohler, Wisconsin.