Kenneth R. "Ken" MacFarlane
Kenneth R. "Ken" MacFarlane, of Hazelhurst, formerly of West Bend, entered into eternal peace on Friday, June 8, 2007 at his residence, after 73 years of life.
Ken was born on Nov. 17, 1932 in West Bend, to George J. and Sylvia (nee McCaully) MacFar-lane. He was raised in West Bend, and attended West Bend High School.
On Aug. 9, 1952, he married his high school sweetheart and the love of his life, Betty J. Sonnenberg.
Ken honorably served his country with the United States Navy.
Upon his return, he worked various jobs, and then began MacFarlane Construction.
Ken and Betty lived on Big Cedar Lake for years, until they moved to Hazelhurst.
Among his favorite pastimes, Ken loved hunting, fishing, golfing, spending time in the outdoors and at their place in Arizona.
Above all, he loved spending time with his family and his dogs, Buster and Josey.
Survivors include his loving son, Wesley (Karen) MacFarlane of West Bend; his loving daughter, Vickie (Gerald) Miller of Antigo; a daughter-in-law, Deb MacFarlane of West Bend; his cherished grandchildren, Adam Schroepfer (fianceŽ Heather) of Antigo, Shannon MacFarlane of Illinois, Ryan Miller of Antigo, Brady MacFarlane of West Bend, Quentin MacFarlane of West Bend and Meghan MacFarlane of West Bend; and sisters-in-law, Annette MacFarlane of Almond and Frances "Fritzie" MacFar-lane of Green Bay.
He is further survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and many dear friends.
Ken was preceded in death by his parents; his loving son, Kenneth; a sister, Marguerite Ebert; a brother, Delmer Keith; and a brother-in-law, Roy Ebert.
Private funeral services were held to honor Ken’s wishes.
Interment will take place at Washington County Memorial Park of West Bend.
In lieu of flowers, the MacFarlane Family would like to extend their appreciation in advance for memorials donated to the American Cancer Society, N19 W24350 Riverwood Drive, Wau-kesha, WI 53188.
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family