Michael Robert Greenfield, 67
Michael Robert Greenfield, devoted husband, father and son, fought cancer with dignity and passed away surrounded by his family under the tender care of the Kathy Hospice on Jan. 8, 2010.
Born April 16, 1941 in Ottumwa, Iowa, to Alexander and Anna Mae Greenfield. Graduated from Ottumwa High School in 1959, State University of Iowa in 1962 with a bachelorís degree and University of Iowa with a masterís degree in marketing. Married Linda Jean Rice 1962 through 1985. Father to five. Married Jeanette Robinson Jan. 7, 1989, in Arcadia, Calif. Resided in Jackson.
Enjoyed a career in industrial sales. Considered himself an average Joe, but was a cheerleader to all with his winning smile.
Michael was a member of the West Bend Ward of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Washington County ARES (Amateur Radio), The Ozaukee Radio Club and The West Bend-Barton Sportsman Club.
Michael was the beloved husband of Jeanette D. (nee Robinson). Loving father of Sally (Jim) Morgan of Milwaukee, Steven (Linda) Greenfield of Franklin, Amy (Sean) Buckley of Salt Lake City, Utah, Emily (Randy) Yoder of Beaumont, Texas, and Katherine (Scott) Nickels of Rochester, MN. He was the proud grandfather of Jayme, Molly and Joe Morgan; Eric, Sara, Anna, Rachel, and Mary Greenfield; Mairin, Emma, Ian, and Aiden Buckley; Lily, Abigail, and Dan Yoder; Lauren, Zachary, and Maya Nickels. Dear son of Alexander Greenfield of Cedar Ridge Residential Center, West Bend. Brother of Meredith Greenfield Wagner of Denver, Colo.
Preceded in death by his mother Anna Mae LeVally, granddaughter Rachel Greenfield and grandson Aidan Buckley.
A funeral service for Michael will be held at 7 p.m., Friday, Jan. 15, 2010, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 120 W. Paradise Drive, West Bend. Burial will take place at Washington County Memorial Park Cemetery on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2010, at 10 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Michael Greenfield Memorial Fund at Kathy Hospice. 3232 Pleasant Valley Road, West Bend, WI 53095.
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family. 338-2050 / www.phillipfuneralhome.com.