Clyde K. Niquette
Jan. 4, 1938 — March 12, 2016

Clyde K. Niquette, 78, was born to this life on January 4, 1938, and born to eternal life on March 12, 2016, in Moruca, Guyana, S.A., where he lived for the past 10 years with his wife, Rose, of 28 years.

Clyde was a 1956 graduate of Lincoln High School in Manitowoc. He earned his business degree from Marquette University in 1961. In 1987, he married Rose Kumar of Guyana. For a number of years, they owned and operated The Mailroom in Waukesha. Upon retirement, they moved to Guyana.

Clyde was preceded in death by his parents, Ken and Clara Niquette.

He is survived by his wife, Rose; his former wife, Joan of Waukesha, and their children: Michael (Debbie) of Camas, Wash., William (Terri) of Manitowoc and Lynn (Brad) Schilling of Appleton; six grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. He is further survived by his two sisters, Karen Pierce of Franklin and Colette (John) Galinsky of Valparaiso, Ind., a nephew, nieces and other relatives.

Clyde was laid to rest on March 15 in a burial ceremony in Moruca. For further information please contact Clyde’s sister Karen by email:

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