Paul C. Goetzke
Paul C. Goetzke, age 78, of Oconomowoc, passed away suddenly surrounded by family on Saturday, September 24, 2016.
Paul is survived by his loving wife, Sandy, of 55 years; his children Debra (Mark) Solveson, Tami Farber and Lori (Paul) Gerovac; his grandchildren Brock, Samantha, Stacey, Heidi, Zachariah and Courtney; and his great-grandchildren Spencer, Elliott and Jordan.
Paul was preceded in death by his parents and his sister Nancy Eggers.
Paul was a loving husband, father, grandpa and a great-papa. He was known and loved for his joke telling and sense of humor, which he never lost in his last two years of declining health. He was a lifetime member of St. Paulís Church and school, served on the school board and played on the dart ball team. Paul was a past president and member of the Oconomowoc Lionís Club. He owned the Oconomowoc Sign Company for 26 years. Paul and Sandy enjoyed traveling and spending time with their family and friends. Paul lived at the Goetzke homestead on Elm Street his entire life. He slept in the bedroom he was born in.
Services and visitation were held at St. Paulís Lutheran Church, 210 E Pleasant St., Oconomowoc, on Wednesday, September 28. A private family burial will be today at St. Olafís Cemetery.
Memorials may be made in Paulís name to St. Paulís Lutheran Church or the charity of the donorís choice.
The family would like to give special thanks to all the EMTs, patrons, staff and owners of Tom and Diís Rustic Inn.
He will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him. He was a kind-hearted and wonderful man.
Pagenkopf Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 262567-4457 or visit www.pagenkopf.com.