Kirk Franz Dyken, 73
Feb. 3, 1943 — Oct. 1, 2016
Kirk Franz Dyken, 73, of Toulon, Illinois, died Oct. 1, 2016, at home surrounded by his family. Kirk was born in Milwaukee on Feb. 3, 1943. He graduated from West Bend High School and went on to serve in the U.S. Air Force from 1961-65. When stationed in England he met Andrea Ratcliff and they were married Oct. 2, 1965, in West Bend. Together they had four children, Angela (Randy) Buckley, Diana (David) Prindiville, Christopher (Heidi) Dyken and Nicholas (Patricia) Dyken.
Kirk is preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Gertrude Dyken, and his brother, Richard.
He is survived by his wife, children and grandchildren.
There will an open house celebration of life Sunday, Oct. 9, beginning at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Dan Wright officiating at the News Room Bistro, 101 W. Main St., Toulon, Illinois.
Condolences can be sent to 110 S. Franklin St., Toulon, IL 61483.