Albert Waupoose Sr.,

Albert Patrick “Muggers” Waupoose Sr., 36, of Keshena, passed into the spirit world unexpectedly on Saturday, June 22, 2013, in Keshena.

Muggs was born July 7, 1976, the son of Renetta “Ned” Heath and Albert Patrick “Pat” Peters Jr. Muggs was an avid hunter and fisherman. He enjoyed being in the woods with his sons and loved the company of family and friends. Mugs often enjoyed playing pool and was known as an ace pool shark. Muggs was deeply loved and will be sadly missed by his family and friends.

Muggs is survived by two sons, Pasen J. Waupoose and Albert P. Waupoose Jr.; his parents; his grandmother, Leone James; three sisters, Crystal and Bobby Denny, Maureen Lyons; his godmother, Terrilynn Heath; uncles, Leonard Smith, Aloysius (Julianna) Waupoose Jr., Willard Waupoose Sr., Dean (Lori) Waupoose, Randy (Rose) Peters, Tracy Peters, Gordon James Jr., Richard James Sr., Marlin James; aunts, Ardith Waupoose, Allison (David) Waupoose, Denise (Steven) Crowe, Kandi Peters, Jessie James; godchildren, Airelle Waupoose, Ruth Gatz; his best friend, Michael Chevalier; and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.

Muggs was preceded in death by his grandparents, Edith “Sickie” Waupoose and Aloysius H. Waupoose Sr.; great-grandmother, Rose Wilber; uncles, Tim A. “T-Bob” Waupoose Sr., Todd Michael Waupoose; and cousins, Jason Smith and Kristy Dawn King.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 27, 2013, at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Keshena with the Rev. David McElroy, O Praem, officiating. Burial will be in the St. Michael’s Catholic Cemetery in Keshena. Visitation will be held at the Heath residence, W2841 Lakeview S., Keshena, from 2 p.m. Tuesday until the procession leaves for the church on Thursday. A parish wake service will be held at the house on Wednesday at 7 p.m.

Swedberg Funeral Home in Shawano is assisting the family with the arrangements.