Wayne E. Jolivette, age 76, passed away on Tuesday July 23, 2013 at his home with his loving family by his side.

He was born on December 20, 1936 in Owen, WI the son of Eda (Heggesta) Jolivette and Edwin Jolivette. He married the love of his life Sandra L. Phelps on August 10, 1963 in Marshall, WI.

Wayne graduated from Madison Central in 1954. He served in the US Army from 1954-57 in Baumholder Germany with the 239th Engineer Company. Wayne worked for the WI State Highway Dept. for 37 years. His passion was spending time with his family.

Wayne is survived by his children Peggy (Brian) Stroetz of Stratford, WI; Randi (Pamela) of Madison; Rick (Toni) of Stoughton; grandchildren Ryan (fiancé Carina), Brandon, Jessica, Brittany, Carrie, Megan; great granddaughters Dionna and Laila; brother Richard (Ginnie) Jolivette of AZ, sister June Carlson of KS, and many nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his wife Sandra, infant daughter Cheryl, parents, brother Arthur, and sisters Carol and Betty.

Visitation will be held on Monday July 29th from 4-7:00 pm and again on Tuesday July 30th at 10:00 am. Funeral Services will follow at 11:00 am at Cress Funeral Home, 3325 E. Washington Ave., Madison. Interment will take place at Highland Memory Gardens after the service.

The family would like to thank Dr. Mark Davis and his staff for the loving care they providing to our dad throughout the years.