Raymond R. Prellwitz, 73
Aug. 18, 1942 ó June 6, 2016
Raymond R. Prellwitz, 73, of West Bend, found peace Monday, June 6, 2016, at Lawlis Family Hospice in Mequon.
He was born Aug. 18, 1942, to the late Raymond C. and Helen C. (nee Sigwart) Prellwitz in Milwaukee. Raymond worked for 32 years at Briggs & Stratton (Strattec) as a die cast inspector. Ray loved to hunt and fish. He was also a member of the Central Wisconsin Gun Collectors Association.
Those Raymond leaves behind to cherish his memory include his wife, Carolyn (nee Meyer); three children, Dawn Wright of West Bend, Hope (Matt) Reith of Kewaskum and Raymond (Amanda) Prellwitz Jr. of Sussex; six grandchildren, Jesse Wright, Sapphria Wright, Madison Reith, Ava Prellwitz, Grant Prellwitz and Emmett Prellwitz; three great-grandchildren, Payton Wright, Everlett-Ember Kutz and Xander Kutz; and other relatives and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
A memorial service in remembrance of Raymond will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, June 11, at the Myrhum-Patten Funeral Home (1315 W. Washington St., West Bend). Raymond's family will greet family and friends at the funeral home from 2 p.m. until the time of service.
A special thank you to Kim, Lindsey and the rest of the staff at Horizon Home Care & Hospice and the Lawlis Family Hospice for all their help and care.
The Myrhum Patten Miller & Kietzer Funeral Homes have been entrusted with Raymondís arrangements. Additional information may be found at www.myrhum-patten.com.