Theodore "Ted" Giese, Sr. age 88, formerly of Hilbert, died on Friday, May 17, 2013 at the Chilton Care Center. He was born on January 8, 1925 in Neenah, son of the late Theodore Emil Giese and Mary (Yanorowicz) Giese. He married Elizabeth M. Schuh on September 30, 1952. Ted worked at Aluminum Specialty Foley Company for over 31 years until his retirement. Survivors include his wife Elizabeth, of the Homestead Care Center in New Holstein, 5 children, Mary (Clifford) Kreilkamp, Theodore Jr. (Pamela) Giese, Betty (Raymond) Van Oss, Paul (Julie) Giese, David (Kathy) Giese, 8 grandchildren, Carl Kreilkamp, Melissa Kreilkamp, Karen Kreilkamp, Amanda Thompson, Craig (Priscilla) Giese, Lisa Van Oss, Joshua (Alyssa) Giese, and Nick Giese, 9 great grandchildren, Alex, Jason, Daniel, Shawn, Faith, James, Alena, Emily and Kaleigha, his sisters, Bernice (Walter) Nadolny, Jeanette (Donald) Fascio, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Edwin (Rosie) Schuh, Monica Dresang, Regina Fischer, Helen (Luke) Ratajczak, Carol Schuh, Pat Schuh, Sister Anna Schuh, and Dori (James) Behnke and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, a half brother Floyd Nagel, sisters- and brothers-in-law, Agnus (Edmund) Shukoski, JoAnn (Henry) Scovronski, other in-laws Richard (Joyce) Schuh, Norbert, Anthony, Sebastian and George Schuh, Sister Clara, Francis Dresang, Glenn Fischer and Richard Fischer.
Funeral service will be held on Thursday May 23 at 11:00 a.m. at the Wieting Funeral Home in Brillion. Father Mike Betley will officiate. Burial will be in St. Mary Cemetery, Hilbert. Friends may call at the funeral home in Brillion on Thursday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of service. Online condolences may be made at www.wieting-funeralhome.com