Thomas Nienhaus

  • "Tom was an amazing man. He would come in every Sunday to..."
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Nienhaus, Thomas W.

(1936 - 2013)

Thomas W. Nienhaus, 77, Panama City Beach, Florida, passed away peacefully at his home on Friday, December 27, 2013. He was born December 12, 1936, in Greenleaf, WI, to Arnold Nienhaus and Lillian (Verbaeten) Nienhaus Ruckdashel. He married Dorothy A. Nienhaus May 15, 1965. He was the owner of Kustom Klean, a successful custodial company in Oshkosh, WI. After selling his business he worked at EAA in Oshkosh, WI. Thomas was currently retired, living in Florida. He resided in Oshkosh from 1966-1991, Neshkoro from 1991-2010 and Florida from 2010-present. He loved having coffee every morning with some dear friends, Big Jack and Little Jack. He also enjoyed playing cards and bingo with his friends at the PCB Senior Center. He will always be remembered as a great provider and his fun loving spirit. He will be greatly missed his only child, daughter, Merrie (Kevin) Pionke, Walkersville, MD; two grandsons; mother Lillian (Verbaeten) Nienhaus Ruckdashel of Greenville, WI; sister, Judy (Bill) Moeller of Hortonville; 3 brothers Frank (Sheila) Nienhaus of Oshkosh; Arnold (Mary) of New London; Richard (Marsha) of Portland, OR; nieces and nephews. Thomas was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy in 2012. Southerland Funeral Home and Cremation in PCB is serving the family per Thomas's request. There will be no service.

Published in Appleton Post-Crescent on Jan. 1, 2014