John E. Wiita, 70
John E. Wiita, of Fredonia, passed away on
Monday, July 11, 2011, at the age of 70 years.
John was born on Dec. 10, 1940 in Wakefield, Mich., to Edwin and Theresa
(nee Chapuzio). He married Margery Germain on Oct. 23, 1993, in Saukville.
John had a love for horses, hunting, fishing, and was very loved and well
respected by the Amish community as he loved and respected them also.
John is survived by his wife Margie; children John, Jr. (Brenda), Scott
(Julie), Jim (Kim) Kamke, and Christine (Jim) Franz; and grandchildren
Ashley, Cody, Danielle, Steven, Lauren, Bryan, Ashlyn, Heather, Miranda,
Josh, Heather, Lindsay, and Kyle. He is further survived by his sisters
Carol (Tom) Beilke, Paula Adams, and Judy (Jack Niemisto) Wiita; and many
other nieces, nephews, other relatives, and dear friends. John is preceded
in death by his daughter Yvonne and parents Edwin and Theresa.
A memorial service for John will be at 6 p.m. on Friday, July 15, 2011, at
St. John Lutheran Church, 621 Division Road, Newburg with the Rev. Jon
Baumann presiding. Gathering will be from 4 p.m. until 5:45 p.m. on
Friday, July 15, 2011, at the church only.
Memorials are appreciated to the family.
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family,