Edward O. Tiegs Jr.

Aug. 14, 1952 - Sept. 10, 2009

Edward O. Tiegs Jr. of Antigo died Thursday, Sept. 10, 2009, at Eastview Medical & Rehabilitation Center. He was 57 years old. He was born Aug. 14, 1952, in Oconomowoc, to Edward O. (Marilyn) Tiegs Sr.

He married Louise (Kin) Tiegs on March 20, 1970, in Waukesha.

Ed was a member of the National Rifle Association and the McMiller Rifle Range in Eagle. He enjoyed hunting and fishing with his grandchildren.

Survivors include his wife, Louise; a daughter, Vicky (Jessi Zergoski) Thiessenhusen of Melrose; two sons, Edward James Tiegs of Waukesha and Edward (Jenny) O. Tiegs III of Mukwonago; son-in-law, Douglas J. Thiessenhusen of Antigo; four granddaughters, Emily Tiegs, Lindsey Tiegs, Katlynn Thiessenhusen and Samantha Tiegs; two grandsons, Paul Thiessenhusen and Patrick Thiessenhusen; his mother, Marilyn Tiegs of Milwaukee; a brother, Thomas (Laurie) Tiegs of Waukesha; and two sisters, Judy (Darrell) Drefahl of Milwaukee and Sue Rolfson of Tichigan. He is also survived by three nieces and two nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father and a brother, Robert.

Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral service Friday, Sept. 18, at Bradley Funeral Home, 1550 Neva Road, Antigo. The Rev. Scott Kruse will officiate.

Bradley Funeral Home, (715) 623-3787, is assisting the Tiegs family with arrangements.

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