Monday, December 12, 2011



AGE: 48

ADDRESS: 891 Eagle Ridge Circle Medford City of Medford Resident

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: 10:35 A.M. Sunday, December 11, 2011 at his residence surrounded by his loving family and Hope Hospice

TIME & PLACE OF FUNERAL: 7:00 P.M. Thursday, December 15 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, Whittlesey

OFFICIATING: Father Gerard Willger and Deacon Joseph Stefancin

PLACE OF BURIAL: Our Lady of Perpetual Help Cemetery, Whittlesey

VISITATION AT: 3:00 P.M. to 6:45 P.M. Thursday, December 15 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, Whittlesey

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: October 19, 1963 in Medford

EDUCATION: 1981 Graduate of Rib Lake High School, 1985 Graduate of University of Wisconsin-La Crosse with a Bachelors of Science degree in accountancy.

MARRIAGE INFORMATION: October 11, 1986 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, Whittlesey to Kimberly K. Justice and she survives.

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: In his teen years, Dean worked at the Packenham Farm. He joined Hawkins, Ash, Baptie and Company in January 1986 and became partner April 2004, where he worked until ill health forced his retirement in January 2010. He enjoyed all sports, especially the Packers, the Brewers and Dairyland Baseball. Dean enjoyed hunting, ice fishing, dartball, playing baseball and softball. He enjoyed spending time with his family, friends, co-workers and clients. Dean received the Lions Melvin Jones Award and the Medford Area Chamber of Commerce Lifetime Achievement Award.

MEMBER OF: Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Whittlesey, where he served as treasurer on the finance committee, Medford Lions, where he served as treasurer, WICPA, Medford memorial Hospital Foundation, Foxy’s Fantasy Football League, Dairyland Baseball, 35 and Older Baseball and Softball, Hairbrains Underhand Dart Team and Michler Hunting Club.

SURVIVING SPOUSE: Kimberly K. Klemm of Medford

SURVIVING CHILDREN: Daughter: Megan (Brian) Niggemann of Oak Creek
2 Sons: Kyle and Isaac Klemm both of Medford

SURVIVING BROTHERS/SISTERS: Kevin (Julee), Brad (Paula) and Doug (Patti) Klemm all of Medford, Jay (Karen) Klemm of Ripon, Lynn (Steve) Cihasky and Joleen (John) Ziembo both of Rib Lake, Brenda (Lee) Jones of Woodruff and Lisa (Mike) Frombach of Stratford

MOTHER: Nelda J. Klemm (Maiden Name: Brunner) of Medford
Also survived by Nieces, Nephews, Other Relatives and Many, Many Friends

DECEASED FATHER: Bernard “Bunny” H. Klemm

PALLBEARERS: Marcus, Cole, Trent and Robert Klemm, Jacob Frombach, Jamie and Jeffrey Ziembo

OTHER INFORMATION: In lieu of flowers, memorial’s can be made in Dean’s name to Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church or to the Medford Lions Club
Hemer Funeral Home of Medford is assisting the family with arrangements
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