Franz Keilhauer, 83

Franz “Frank” Keilhauer, 83, passed away on Sunday, June 9, 2013. He was born on March 9, 1930, to Anton and Elizabeth (nee Pfeiffer) Keilhauer. He worked for Badger Meter from 1966-92.

He is survived by his loving wife, Anna (nee Strack); cherished children, Monica (Jeff) Van Tuyle, Erika (Ken) Gutbrod, Dr. Franz (Vicki) Keilhauer; and Opa to Jennifer and Bridgette Van Tuyle, Nicole (Chris) Dumke, Laura (Andy) Lysaght, Samantha Gutbrod, and Damian Keilhauer. He is further survived by great-granddaughter, Alaina Dumke; brotherin- law, Matt Strack; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He is preceded in death by his parents and parents-in-law. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, June 12 at 4 p.m. at St. Peter’s Catholic Church (200 E. Washington St., Slinger) with the Rev. Richard Stoffel presiding. The visitation will be held at church on Wednesday, June 12, from 2-3:45 p.m. Interment will follow the Mass at (new) St. Peter’s Cemetery.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the nurses and aides on the third floor Crossings on Paradise at Cedar Community.

“If something breaks, go to Opa to fix it.”

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family; (262) 338-2050