Alton "Muscles" Maas, 90, of Juneau, passed away on Tuesday, July 2, 2019, at Prairie Ridge Assisted Living in Beaver Dam.
A visitation will be held on Saturday at St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Juneau from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 11 a.m. at the church with the Rev. Paul Schupmann officiating. Burial will follow at Juneau City Cemetery where military honors will be conducted by the Juneau American Legion Post No. 15.
Alton was born the son of William and Hertha (Schultz) Maas on Sept. 20, 1928, in Lebanon. On June 20, 1953, he was united in marriage with Dorothy Jean Talmage in Deer Park. Alton was a proud U.S. Army veteran and he was a member of the American Legion Post in Juneau for over 50 years. He retired in 1993 after 46? years of employment at Milbrew/Sensient in Juneau.
Alton was a member of St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Juneau. He loved to go golfing, fishing and bowling, and enjoyed flowers and gardening.
He is survived by his four children Barb (Bob) Zmek of Eagle River, Cindy French of Jackson, Darrell (Mary) Maas of Juneau and Laura Maas of Watertown; sister Vernie (Robert) Prust; 11 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren along with his feline friend Ginger. He is further survived by other relatives and many friends.
Alton was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Dorothy, eight years to the day of Alton's passing; infant brother Franklin; sisters Erna (Elmer), Bernice (Wally) and Grace (Dennis).
If desired, memorials may be directed to St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Juneau.
The family would like to thank the staff at Prairie Ridge and the staff from Generations Hospice for their care.
Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam is serving the family.
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