William F. Meyer, 75|
William F. Meyer, age 75, of Kewaskum died Friday, March 16, 2012 at Froedtert Health St. Joseph’s Hospital. He was born Nov. 4, 1936 in Kewaskum to the late Fredrick and Ella (nee Block) Meyer and married Janet V. Butzlaff on Feb. 13, 1957 in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Bill served his country in the U. S. Navy for two years. Following his discharge he managed the F.S. Feed Mill for 25 years before he started farming full time.
Survivors include his wife of 55 years, Janet, two children: Debra (Michael) Lettow of Kewaskum and Jeff of Kewaskum, four grandchildren: Christina (Paul) Kress, David (Heather) Lettow, Daniel (Nicole) Lettow and April (fiancÈ Adam Jung) Lettow and two great-grandchildren: Tyler and Hadlee. He is further survived by his sister Elvira (Vince) Nigh of Kewaskum, his brother Carl (Bonnie) Meyer of Random Lake and nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Bill was preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Ella Meyer and two sisters: Dolores Kurth and a sister in infancy.
Visitation will be Tuesday, March 20, 2012 from 6:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. at the Schmidt Funeral Home in West Bend. Private funeral services will be held.
We would like to extend a special and heartfelt Thank You to the doctors, nurses and staff in the ICU at St. Joseph’s Hospital for the loving and compassionate care given to Bill.
The Schmidt Funeral Home of West Bend is serving the family. Online guestbook and condolences available at www.schmidtfuneralhome.com.