Kay V. Traub, 79
June 19, 1937
March 6, 2017

Kay V. Traub, 79Kay V. Traub, 79, of West Bend, entered eternal life Monday, March 6, 2017, at her home.

She was born June 19, 1937, in Fond du Lac, the daughter of the late Donald and Irene (nee Fritz) Kiesner. On April 14, 1956, she was united in marriage to Kenneth "Ken" W. Traub in Milwaukee.

Kay enjoyed gambling, needle work, camping with her family, NASCAR and country music. She and Ken were able to spend 28 wonderful years retired together. Kay was a member of Good Shephard Evangelical Lutheran Church in West Bend and Kicking Country Dancers.

Those Kay leaves behind to cherish her memory include her loving husband of 60 years, Ken; three children, Debra (Doug) Anderson of Euless, Texas, Brenda (Wayne) Kriesel of Jackson, and David Traub of Euless, Texas; six grandchildren, Marie (Mike) O’shea, Nathan (Beth) Quintero, Samantha Quintero, Troy Kriesel, Daniel Moeller and Jerred Kriesel; four great-grandchildren; a sister, Joyce Radder; three brothers, Merle Kiesner, Dick (Kathy) Kiesner and Jim (Ruth) Kiesner; "kids from Florida," Steve and Bobbie Chastain; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

In addition to her parents, Kay was preceded in death by a daughter, Catherine Moeller; a brother, Jerry Kiesner; a sister-in-law, Gerri Kiesner; and her parents-in-law, Earl and Mary Kedroske.

A funeral service for Kay will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, March 13, at Myrhum Patten Miller & Kietzer Funeral Home (1315 W. Washington St., West Bend) with the Rev. John Paustian officiating. Inurnment will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, March 14, at Washington County Memorial Park in West Bend.

The Traub family will greet relatives and friends at the funeral home Monday from 3 p.m. until the time of service.

The Myrhum Patten Miller & Kietzer Funeral Homes have been entrusted with Kay’s arrangements. Additional information and online guestbook may be found at www.myrhum-patten.com.