Michael G. Kaul

Michael G. Kaul, 56 of West Bend, passed away Monday, Sept. 3, 2007 at his residence.

He was born on March 19, 1951 in Watertown to the late Leonard and Helen (nee Koehler) Kaul.

He lived with his family on a farm north of Ixonia, and graduated from Oconomowoc High School in 1969.

Mike lived in the Ixonia area until moving to West Bend in 1976.

He worked as a drywaller for several companies, and at the time of his death was a drywall supervisor for Winghart Inc. in Milwaukee.

Mike was an avid hunter, a member of Ducks Unlimited and a member of the Milwaukee Painters Union. He was also an active volunteer for Jam for Kids and Special Olympics.

He is survived by a daughter, Michelle (Jon) Berndt of New Lisbon; a grandson, Marquis Berndt; a sister, Susan Kaul of Ixonia; his especially loved fiancˇe, Mary Fiegel of West Bend; three aunts, Mercedes (Robert) Barry of Lone Rock, Evelyn Kaul of Dodge-ville and Esther Kaul of Hillpoint; an uncle, Francis Koehler of East Troy; many cousins, other relatives and friends.

A Mass of Christian Burial in memory of Michael will be held on Friday, Sept. 7, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Catherine’s Catholic Church, Maple-ton.

Rev. David Verhasselt will be the celebrant, and burial will follow in St. Catherine’s Cemetery.

Visitation will be Thursday at the Myrhum-Patten Funeral Home, West Bend, from 4:30 until 7:30 p.m., with a vigil service to follow, and Friday at the church from 9:30 a.m. until the time of Mass at 10:30 a.m.

Memorials to St. Catherine’s Catholic Church, Mapleton or Jam for Kids are appreciated.

Online guest book and condolences may be found at www. myrhum-patten.com.