John E. Berkowicz, 70, of Brookfield, died on Feb. 23, 2016. 

Mr. Berkowicz was born on Nov. 24, 1945, and he worked as an auto body technician. 

He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Mary B. Berkowicz (nee Vesecky); his siblings, Maryann (the late Jerry) Maurer and Darlene Swiatek; his brothers-in-law, Paul Vesecky and James Maurer; his aunts, uncle and cousins; and his many nieces and nephews.

Mr. Berkowicz donated his body to the Anatomical Gift Society in order to help others. 

Hitzeman Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.