Kenneth G. Restall
Sept. 15, 1929 – April 18, 2010
Kenneth Gordon Restall,
80, died Sunday, April 18, 2010, at his home in Beaver Dam.
A memorial service will be held at St. Mark’s
Episcopal Church in Beaver Dam later this summer on a date to be
announced, with a family memorial being held at the home of his daughter,
Ken was born Sept. 15, 1929, in Thorp, to the late
Frank P. Walker and Florence Swim; he was later adopted by Walter Restall.
After high school, Ken attended Marquette University in Milwaukee for two
years. Ken served in the U.S. Army Field Artillery, 7th Armored Division
from 1948 to 1949. He worked in the construction business throughout his
life and retired as a project manager. He was a member of St. Mark’s
Episcopal Church in Beaver Dam.
Survivors include his four daughters, Roselyn
(Glen) Kok of Arizona, Patricia (Mike) O’Krongly of Waukesha, Diana
(John) Sallmann of Waukesha and Samantha Gesell of Arizona; eight
grandchildren, Haley (Marc) Julian, Polly (Lance) Looper, Emily (Nate)
Fell, Erin O’Krongly, Angela Sallmann, Andrew (Sarah) Sallmann, Dustin
Gesell and Hannah Gesell; and three great-grandchildren, Sage, Carver and
He was preceded in death by his parents; a
great-granddaughter, Katie Angel Fell; and three brothers.
Murray Funeral Home, 131 E. Maple Ave., Beaver
Dam, is caring for the family. To leave condolences, for directions or for
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