TOWN OF GENESEE
Thomas S. Kilpatrick
Aug. 2, 1930 – April 2, 2012
S. Kilpatrick of the town of Genesee, after a short illness, passed with
his family by his side Monday, April 2, 2012, at Angels-Grace Hospice at
the age of 81. He was born Aug. 2, 1930, in Waukesha, the son of Harry
V. and Dorothy (nee Schram) Kilpatrick.
He was a 1948 graduate of Waukesha High School and a 1954 graduate of
the University of Wisconsin-Madison, receiving his Bachelor of Science
degree in economics. While in college, he was a member of the Psi
Upsilon fraternity. On Aug. 23, 1952, he married the former Margaret
“Peggy” Breese at First Congregational UCC in Waukesha, where he has
been a member for many years and served as trustee.
He was a real estate appraiser and owned Appraisal Associates of
Waukesha, Inc., was a member of the Appraisal Institute and president of
the WI Chapter of MAI. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Air
Force and was a member of the 128th Refueling Group. He was very
involved in 4-H with his children, and they enjoyed their hobby farm.
Tom was an active member of Waukesha Rotary.
He will be sadly missed by his wife, Margaret “Peggy” Breese Kilpatrick
of the town of Genesee, along with their children, Dave (Christi)
Kilpatrick, Ann (Gene) Diesen, Jim (Gail) Kilpatrick and Abbie (LarryAgathen)
Kilpatrick. He is further survived by 11 grandchildren; 12
great-grandchildren; his sister, Dorothy Backstrom; brother-in-law,
Robert Breese; and other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be held from 9:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. Saturday, April
28, at First Congregational UCC, 100 E. Broadway, Waukesha, WI 53186. A
memorial service will begin at 11:45 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to First Congregational Church or to the
charity of the donor’s choice are appreciated.
For further information, please call Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral,
Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035 or go to
to leave an online tribute.