Daniel H. Katzner

April 28, 1947 - May 21, 2009

Daniel H. Katzner, 62, of Three Lakes, died Thursday, May 21, 2009. He was born April 28, 1947, in Waukesha, the son of Henry and Gladys (Gothow) Katzner.

Dan was raised and attended schools in Waukesha, and on Aug. 16, 1969, he married Susan Schaefer.

He was employed for 37 years by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation as an engineering specialist working in both Milwaukee and Rhinelander. He was also employed as a patrolman for numerous departments, including Waukesha County, Forest County, the city of Crandon, Vilas County, the city of Eagle River and the town of Three Lakes.

Dan was instrumental in forming the Civil Air Patrol in Rhinelander and enjoyed participating in Civil War re-enactments in the southern and eastern U.S. He also enjoyed hunting.

Mr. Katzner is survived by his wife, Sue, of Three Lakes, and his son, Steven, of Edgerton.

Funeral services will be held at noon Thursday, May 28, at the Gaffney-Busha Funeral Home in Eagle River. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the time of service.

For further information, call the Gaffney-Busha Funeral Home at (715) 479-4777.