Obituaries: Green Bay Area (WI) - May 21, 2000
Deceased Name: Kucksdorf, Mr. Millerd L.
Mr. Millerd L. Kucksdorf, age 83, of Appleton, formerly of Town of Wescott, passed away Friday, May 19, 2000, at Fransican Health and Rehabilitation Center in Appleton, where he had been a resident for the past four months. Millerd was born Sept. 2, 1916 in Bowler Wis., a son of the late Robert and Elsie (Miller) Kucksdorf. On May 23, 1942, he was united in marriage to the former Dorothy "Dottie'' Bernarde in Bowler. Millerd had farmed the family farm in Bowler for five years. He had also worked at the Paragon Electric Company. He and his wife owned and operated Kucksdorf's Store in the Town of Wescott from mid 1950's until the early 70's. Millerd also worked for the City of Shawano until his retirement in 1981. He served as The Town of Wescott Board Supervisor from 1969-1977. He was very active in the Senior Songbirds Singing Group. He is a former member of St. James Lutheran Church of Shawano, and is currently a member of Zion Lutheran Church of Shawano.
Survivors include his wife Dorothy, a resident of Outagamie Health Care Center one daughter, Donna (John) VanBuecken, of Appleton three sons, David (Maryjane) Kucksdorf, of Eden Wis. Dan (Marie) Kucksdorf, of Portage Doug (Sandy) Kucksdorf, of Green Bay five grandchildren, Amie, Brandon, Kayla, Heather, and Ryan Kucksdorf brothers Roland (Joyce) Kucksdorf, Town of Wescott Robert (Nancy) Kucksdorf, of Appleton Special family friend, Doris Bresser of Shawano.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, May 23, 2000, at 11a.m. Zion Lutheran Church of Shawano, Pastor Philip Bogen will officiate. Cremation will follow the service, 4 to 8 p.m. Friends may call at Schroeder-Mickleson Funeral Service of Shawano on Monday from 4 to 8 p.m. and at the Church on Tuesday, from 10 a.m. until the hour of service.
In Lieu of Flours, the family requests tributes that may be suitable for planting outdoors. The Family wishes to thank all of the wonderful people from Theda Care at Home in Appleton who helped make his transition to the Heavenly Dance Floor that much easier.