Kelly J. Giese 49, of Wisconsin Rapids passed away peacefully with his loving family by his bedside on February 13, 2014 of a terminal illness. He was born on February 15, 1964 to Gerald and Edith Giese.
He attended Lincoln High School where he graduated in 1982. He lettered for three years in wrestling for the state championship team of Lincoln High Red Raiders. He worked for McCain foods for twenty five years as a maintenance technician and he built KDD Dock & Lift.
He enjoyed spending his time cooking and grilling along with being with family and friends along with golfing.
He is preceded in death by his father, Gerald Giese, grandparents, Clarence and Leona Olson, Oscar and Susan Giese, and his beloved dog Turbo.
He is survived by his mother Edith Giese, Biron, WI., brothers; Robert (Deborah) Giese, Waukesha, WI., Randall (Terri) Giese, Arizona, and his son Drew Giese, Wausau, WI.
Service will be held at Higgins Funeral Home, Monday, February 17, 2014 with a visitation from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. with a service to follow with Pastor Susan Stein officiating. Higgins Funeral Home is assisting family at this time.
On line condolences can be made to www.jjbfh.com
Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune on Feb. 15, 2014
Higgins Funeral Home
631 East Grand Avenue Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494