Cyril N. "Cy" Wietor
Cyril N. "Cy" Wietor, 84, of Kewaskum, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, March 8, 2007 at SynergyHealth St. Joseph’s Hospital in the town of Polk.
He was born on Jan. 11, 1923, in the town of Wayne, the son of the late Frank and Minnie (Serwe) Wietor, and on Oct. 1, 1947, he was united in marriage to Marie Hanrahan at St. Bridget Catholic Church in the town of Wayne.
Cy was a graduate of PioNono High School in Milwaukee.
He proudly served his country in the U. S. Navy on the USS Intrepid aircraft carrier and was a member of the Robert G. Romaine American Legion Post 384 Kewaskum.
He was employed by Regal Ware Inc. in Kewaskum, retiring in 1988, after 42 years of service, and was a member of the 25-Year Club.
Cy served as a village of Kewaskum trustee and president.
He was an active member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Kewaskum, where he served on the parish council, and was a referee for Holy Trinity Catholic School basketball.
He was a member of the Knights of Columbus Father Casper Rehrl Council 1964 West Bend, Our Lady of Holy Hill Assembly 1677, the Kettle Moraine Sportsman’s Club and a former member of the Kewaskum Sno-Chiefs.
Cy was a charter member of Hon-E-Kor Country Club in Kewaskum and was in charge of the Monday Retired Golf League.
He was active in establishing Little League in Kewaskum and was an avid golfer, hunter and bowler.
His greatest life pleasures were his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Cy will fondly be remembered for his sense of humor and will be deeply missed by his wife, his family and by all who knew him.
Survivors include his wife of nearly 60 years, Marie; two sons, Richard (Mary) Wietor of Kewaskum and David (Yvonne) Wietor of West Bend; four grandchildren, Ty Wietor, Danielle (Jason) Thull, Michelle (Tony) Spaeth and Ryan Wietor; three great-grandchildren, Abigail Thull, Sydney and Christian Spaeth; three sisters-in-law, Lee Wietor and Norma Wietor, both of West Bend, and Patricia (Raynor) Herriges of Kewaskum; two brothers-in-law, Jerome (Myrtle) Hanrahan of West Bend and George (Mary) Hanrahan of Kewaskum; many nieces, nep-hews, other relatives and many friends.
Cy was preceded in death by a son, Daniel Joseph; two brothers, Al and Leo Wietor; and a sister, Lucy (Oscar) Boegel.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Cy will be held at 6 p.m. on Sunday, March 11, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Kewaskum.
Father Edwin Kornath will officiate and military rites will follow Mass.
Burial will be at 10 a.m. on Monday in the parish cemetery.
Relatives and friends may call at the church on Sunday from 2 p.m. until the 6 p.m. Mass, where a Knights of Columbus prayer service will be held at 2 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Holy Trinity Catholic School or the charity of one’s choice are appreciated.
The Miller Funeral Home in Kewaskum is serving the family.
Additional information and guest book may be found at www.millermartinfh.com.