Stephen C. Huesemann Sr., 68, of Kiel passed away unexpectedly Monday, Oct. 28, 2019.
He was born June 10, 1951 in Plymouth, son of the late Stanley and Elizabeth (Sperhake) Huesemann. After graduating high school, Stephen attended and graduated from Lakeland College (now Lakeland University).
On Aug. 16, 1980 he married Cheryl Becker in Sheboygan Falls. She preceded him in death on Oct. 30, 1996. Stephen was a manager at Richardson Brothers Furniture in Sheboygan Falls. Together with his family, he spent many years farming in the town of Schleswig. Stephen retired from Kaytee in Chilton. He enjoyed tinkering on his motorcycles, family dinner nights, and attending his grandkids’ sporting events. More than anything he loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.
Stephen is survived by his children, Micheal (Rachel) Huesemann, Valders; Janice Huesemann, Kiel; and Stephen Huesemann Jr. (Brandon Klug), Plymouth; grandchildren Micaela Cheryl, Alexander Micheal, and Logan Randolph; brothers and sisters Christine (Jack) Wang, Elizabeth Huesemann, and David (Christine) Huesemann; mother-in-law Janice Becker; and brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law Julie (Eldon) Rosenthal, David (Char) Becker, Mary Feavel, James (Karen) Becker, Sandy (David) Rabe, Marlene (Brian) Blatz, Wally (Linda) Becker, and Robert (Barbara Kempkin) Becker. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
Stephen is preceded in death by his wife, Cheryl; his parents; and father-in-law Wallace Becker.
A memorial service will be held Monday, Nov. 4 starting at 6:30 p.m. at Meiselwitz-Vollstedt Funeral Home, 815 6th St., Kiel with the Rev. Melinda Feller officiating.
The family will greet relatives and friends on Monday at the funeral home from 4:30 p.m. until the time of the service at 6:30 p.m.
In lieu of flowers a memorial will be established in his name to Prevent Suicide Wisconsin-Manitowoc County.
The family would like to thank the Kiel Police Department, Kiel EMT, Kert and Christi Henning, Vera Graves, and the other neighbors for everything you have done to help and support Stephen and his family.
Online condolences may be left at www.meiselwitzfh.com.