Michael Leonard Metzinger
Aug. 13, 1945 — July 12, 2015
Michael Leonard Metzinger of Oconomowoc passed away on July 12, 2015, at the age of 69. He was born on August 13, 1945, in Chicago, to the late Leonard L.
and Agnes Metzinger.
He graduated from the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee and was employed for many years by the Department of Transportation in Wisconsin Rapids and was later a business agent for AFSCME. He proudly served in the United States Navy as an air crewman, flying mostly anti-submarine missions in Vietnam aboard P3 Orion aircraft.
He is survived by his wife, Susan Boeding; sister Cathy; stepmother Eva; children Jeffrey and Sarah (Michael Carroll); and grandchildren Meghan and Michael Carroll. He is further survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He is also survived by his furry kids, George, Gracie, and Dylan.
Mike will be remembered for his sense of humor, his one-liners and his ability to strike up a conversation with everyone.
Visitation will be on Friday, July 17, from 9:00 am until time of funeral service at 1:00 pm all at the Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm-Kreutzmann Funeral Home, 121 S. Cross St., Oconomowoc. Private Internment at Summit Cemetery will occur at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Humane Animal Welfare Society (HAWS) of Waukesha County would be appreciated.
Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm- Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the family. For more information, call 262-567-4459 or visit online at www.schmidtandbartelt.com.