Kenneth E. Brendemihl, 79, Menasha, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his family on Friday, Feb. 17, 2012. He was born Sept. 7, 1932, in Green Bay, son of the late Edwin and Evelyn Brendemihl.
Ken served in the U.S. Marines during the Korean War
. He married Dorothy Whiteaker in 1955 and they just celebrated 57 years together. Ken enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife, Dorothy; three children, Edwin Brendemihl, Lois (Mike) Slowatyniec, Donna (Pete) Matowitz; 12 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren; a brother, August (Pat) Brendemihl; and three sisters, Barbara (Wayne) Meyer, Judy (Erik) Lammert and Nancy (Bill) Mays.
Ken was preceded in death by a daughter and son, Cathy Grosskopf and Dave Brendemihl.
Ken's wishes were to be cremated and a private family service will be held.
Westgor Funeral Home
1140 Appleton Road