Daniel O. Knutson
March 18, 1957
ó March 10, 2017

Daniel O. KnutsonDaniel O. Knutson, age 59, of Genesee, found eternal life on Friday, March 10, 2017, with his loving wife at his side. Daniel was born March 18, 1957, to Ole and Lucille (Becker) Knutson in Waukesha. He married the love of his life, Karon M. Tinnes, on April 29, 1983, in Waukesha.

Dan was a fun-loving guy that enjoyed fishing, music, his cats and the Green Bay Packers. But mostly Dan loved his family: his wife, his kids and his grandson. He was a hardworking man that could make a friend anywhere. His outgoing personality and loving nature will be missed by all that knew him.

Survivors include his wife of 33 years, Karon of Genesee; his sons, Kyle (Aubrie) of Oak Creek and Keith of Madison; his grandson, Lucas; his sister, Linda Knutson of Waukesha; his fatherin- law, Roy Tinnes of Genesee; his sisters-in-law, Barb Grosskopf of Davenport, Iowa, and Jeanette Ivie of Ixonia; his brother-in-law, Craig Tinnes of Lexington, Ky.; and other relatives and many good friends.

Preceding Dan in death are his parents, Ole and Lucille, and his mother-in-law, Carol Tinnes.

Per Danís request, funeral services will be private and held at a later date.

Memorial contributions in Danís name may directed to the family, and are greatly appreciated. Please send those care of Daniel Knutson, P.O. Box 71, Genesee Depot, WI 53127.

Thelen Funeral Services of Genesee/North Prairie is honored to be assisting the family. Those wishing further information or to sign the online guest registry are asked to go to