Birringer, Milton W.
Milton William Birringer, 86, of Manitowoc WI, died peacefully on Friday November 16th, 2012.
He was born on September 1, 1926 in rural Kossuth, WI, son of Nicholas and Mathilda (Nachtwey) Birringer. In the summer of 1950, while delivering milk for Kornely Dairy, he met and fell in love with Joanne Stevens. Married for the past 60 years, Milt and Joanie had a wonderful journey together. Milt would often say "I wouldn't change a thing".
He is survived by: wife Joanne, Manitowoc; daughter Sue, her husband Bob Buss, of Appleton, their children Taylor and Molly; son Michael of Milwaukee; son Mark, his wife Jill, of Chicago, their children Montana and Hanson; sister Francis Kubale, of Green Bay.
A Memorial Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, November 24, 2012 at St. Francis of Assisi-Waldo site. The Rev. Dave Pleier will celebrate the Mass of Christian Burial with entombment of his cremated remains at the Calvary Mausoleum. Relatives and friends may call at the church on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at 11:00 a.m. The Reinbold & Pfeffer Family Funeral Home of Manitowoc is serving the Birringer family. Online condolences may be expressed at www.jensreinboldandpfeffer.com
The family would like to thank the wonderful community that helped make Milt's life so full, including his friends at the Manitowoc Yacht Club, his neighbors on 21st Street, and the many local health care providers who attended to his needs as he got older.