Henry A. ‘Skip’ Klapproth Jr., 63


Henry A. “Skip” Klapproth Jr. of Thiensville passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, at the age of 63.

He was the beloved husband of Kathy Winter. He is the son of Henry and the late Carole Klapproth Sr.; brother of David (Chris), John (Alexis), Lynn (Tony) Oliver, Christine (John) Ford and LaurieAnn Jean-Klapproth. He is further survived by his aunts, Lois Grabowski and Doris Captain, other relatives and many friends.

Visitation will be held at Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral Home, 10280 N. Port Washington Road, Mequon, on Saturday, Jan. 18, from noon to the time of funeral services at 2 p.m.


Skip was the longtime owner-operator of Artist World Art Gallery in Cedarburg.

Currently he was working in the marketing department at Costco in Grafton.

For online condolences, please visit www.schmidtandbartelt.com.

Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral Home is assisting the family.