John B. Benzing III, 68
Oct. 2, 1948 — Oct. 29, 2016
John B. “Jack” Benzing III 68, of Campbellsport, went to his heavenly home Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016, at St. Agnes Hospital in Fond du Lac. He was born Oct. 2, 1948, in Watertown, the son of John B. and Helene M. (nee Wieczorek) Benzing, Jr. On Oct. 16, 1982, Jack married Cynthia M. Kohlmann at St. Michael’s Church in Dotyville. Jack worked in construction as a carpenter for himself and various construction crews. He was a member of Shepherd of the Hills Catholic Parish and the Campbellsport Fire Department and was also an EMT with the ambulance service. Jack was a Cub Scout and Boy Scout leader and a youth soccer and baseball coach. He was also an avid gardener and enjoyed hunting, fishing and camping.
Survivors include his wife, Cynthia; his son, Jonathan (Sarah) Benzing of Manitowoc; his daughters, Kristin Benzing (special friend Shea) of Eden and Ashley Benzing (special friend Spencer) of Campbellsport; his brothers, Michael Benzing of Eagle River, Mark Benzing (special friend Dawn) of Campbellsport and Claude (Pam) Benzing of Kewaskum; his sisters, Bernadine (Larry) McClarran of West Bend, Rosemary (Bernard) Sarauer of Campbellsport and Annette Wenzel of Wausau; his mother-in-law, Dolores Kohlmann (Bob); his sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Nancy and Steve Schmitz, Roseann and Scot Schumacher, Dan and Nancy Kohlmann, Kevin and Chris Kohlmann, Susie and Don Liebe, Debbie and Mark Eggers, Tim and Jodi Kohlmann, and Tom and Julie Kohlmann; and many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and his father-inlaw, Alfred Kohlmann.
Visitation will be held from 3-7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 1, at the Twohig Funeral Home (109 W. Main St., Campbellsport) and on Wednesday, Nov. 2, from 9 a.m. until a prayer service at 10 a.m. at the funeral home.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 2, at Shepherd of the Hills Catholic Church (W1562 Highway B, Eden). The Rev. Mark Jones will officiate and burial will follow at Our Lady of Angels Cemetery in Armstrong.
Memorials are appreciated to the family.
Twohig Funeral Home is serving the family with guestbook and condolences at www.twohigfunerals.com.