In Memory

Dennis Sucharda

Dennis J. Sucharda of Laona, passed away December 31, 2022 at home while under the care of Compassus Hospice after a courageous six month battle with cancer.

Dennis was born September 25, 1946 to the late Lester and Helen Sucharda.  Following his graduation from Mary D. Bradford High School, he was drafted into the United States Marine Corp., proudly serving his country from 1966-1968.

Upon his honorable discharge from the military, he started his 46 year journey as an over the road truck driver.  For 36 years, he was the Owner/Operator.  The last 10 years of his career, he drove for R&L Carriers of Milwaukee.

Survivors include his wife, Janice, of nearly 54 years; nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Dennis, Jr. "DJ", and brothers John and Patrick.

Visitation will be held on Friday, January 13, 2023 at Proko Funeral home located at 5111-60 Street, Kenosha, WI 53144 from 10 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  Services will be held at 12:00 p.m. with Pastor Charlie Hanson officiating.  Burial will follow services at All Saints Cemetery in Pleasant Prairie where Military Honors will be conducted. Online condolences can be made by visiting