William F. Hjorth

Dec. 15, 1946 – Feb. 1, 2014

William F. Hjorth, 67, of Lake Mills, died on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014 at Fort Memorial Hospital.

He was born on Dec. 15, 1946, in DePere, the son of the late William and Irene (Johnson) Hjorth.

He married Cindy Bauman on June 7, 2003.

Bill had been an independent insurance agent.

He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Lake Mills.

He was a member of NRA, Jefferson Masonic Lodge No. 9, an instructor for hunters’ safety and past officer for the Lake Mills Conservation Club.

Survivors include his wife, Cindy Bauman; one son, Bill Yorth of Waukesha; one stepson, Jason Bauman of Lake Mills; two brothers, John (Donna) Hjorth and Douglas Hjorth, all of DePere; and other relatives and friends.

Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 15, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Lake Mills.

Friends may call after 1 p.m. at the church until the time of services.

If desired, memorials may be made to the church.

Claussen Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 920-648-2514 or visit online at