Manawa, Wisconsin 54949
Kenneth H. (Kenny) Niemuth, 82, of Ogdensburg, WI, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Wednesday, August 11, 2021. He was born November 15, 1938 to the late Harry & Rose (Briske) Niemuth. He was united in marriage to Therese (Kraus) Niemuth on October 16, 1970.
Kenny was a life-long dairy farmer on his Century farm, in the town of Helvetia, where he was born and raised. Kenny and his late wife, Therese, raised their children working together on the family farm. He was an avid hunter, fisherman, and card player where he played weekly cribbage games. He also loved the Packers, Brewers, and Badgers. Kenny’s greatest pride were his children and grandchildren. He enjoyed spending time with his hunting friends annually on the farm looking for the big buck. Kenny was a life-long member of Zion Lutheran Church in Manawa.
Kenny is survived by his daughter, Kay (Tom) Tellock, Clintonville; a son, Joe W. “Niemo” (Amanda) Niemuth, Manawa; daughters, Krissy Wasrud, Iola; Dixie (Todd) Anderson, Iola. Seven grandchildren; Madelynn Russ, Jordan & Tyler Tellock, Carter & Morgan Anderson, Rayelynn Wasrud, and Addison Niemuth. He is further survived by a brother, Ron (Florence) Niemuth, Green Bay; sister, Shirley (Duane) Wegener, Manawa; sister-in-law Mary Jane (Jim) Baehman, West Bloomfield. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and special friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife of 41 years, Therese, who passed November 10, 2011; brother, Norman (Mary Lou) Niemuth; son-in-law, Randy Wasrud; mother and father in-law: Roman and Marion Kraus, also sister-in-law, Rita Kraus.
The family would especially like to thank Pastor Nate Reichle and Pastor Walter Steinbach for all their visits.
The funeral service for Kenny will be held on Sunday, August 15, 2021 at Zion Lutheran Church in Manawa at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor Walter Steinbach officiating. Kenny’s final resting place will be next to his beloved wife, Therese, in Union Cemetery, Symco. A visitation for Kenny will be held on Saturday, August 14, 2021 from 3-6 p.m. at the Cline-Hanson-Dahlke Life Celebration Center in Manawa, and also at the church on Sunday from 12:30 p.m. until 1:45 p.m.