Campbellsport News publisher Gerald Ninnemann dies at 78


Gerald F. Ninnemann, 78, of Campbellsport died on Friday at St. Agnes Hospital in Fond du Lac.

Ninnemann owned and operated the Campbellsport News from 1974-2004 never missing an edition or column. Prior to this, he worked at the Minocqua Lakeland Press, the Hartford Times Press and the Menomonee Falls News. He was a member of the Wisconsin Newspaper Association and the National Newspaper Association.

In retirement, he was a WNA Golden Member along with his wife Dolores, who survives him.

Visitation will be today from 3-80 p.m. at the Twohig Funeral Home, 109 W. Main St., Campbellsport, and on Wednesday from 9 a.m. until time of services at St. Johnís Lutheran Church, New Fane (N665 County Rd. S, Kewaskum). Funeral Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the church with the Rev. Mark Eckert officiating. Burial will follow in St. Johnís Cemetery.