Tuesday, May 12, 2015


AGE:  62

ADDRESS: W5899 Gravel Road  Medford; Town of Little Black Resident  

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH:  6:49 P.M. Sunday, May 10 at the UW Madison Hospital where he had been a patient for the last 7 days surrounded by his loving family.

TIME & PLACE OF SERVICES: 11:00 A.M. Saturday, May 16 at the Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Medford

OFFICIATING:  Father Gerard Willger and Deacon Joseph Stefancin

INTERMENT:  Holy Rosary Catholic Cemetery, Medford

VISITATION:  4:00 to 7:00 P.M. Friday, May 15 at the Hemer Funeral Home, Medford where there will be a 6:45 P.M. Prayer Service and also from 9:00 A.M. until 10: 45 A.M. Saturday, May 16 at the Hemer Funeral Home, Medford

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: January 21, 1953 in Medford

EDUCATION: Attended Holy Rosary Catholic School and a graduate of Medford High School

MARRIAGE: December 28, 1973 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Stetsonville to Jeanette A. Kaudy and they later divorced

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: After high school, Warren began his career at Weathershield in Medford where he worked in a variety of positions for 42 years until his retirement in 2013. He was an avid hunter and fisherman. He enjoyed gardening, woodworking and restoring snowmobiles. Warren was a dedicated Packer fan and enjoyed being surrounded by his family, grandchildren and his dog Foster.

MEMBER OF:  Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Stetsonville and the Taylor County Sportsman’s Club

SURVIVING CHILDREN: 3 Daughters: Wendy (Robert) Mateega of Plymouth, MN, Angela Kleiber of Waunakee and Shelby (Fiance Jesse Biermann) of Ogema

GRANDCHILDREN: Spencer and  Ava Mateega of Plymouth, MN

SURVIVING BROTHERS: Dave (Susie) Kleiber of Medford, Gary (Stella) Kleiber of Kronewetter and Ronnie (Significant Other: Sandy Motte) Kleiber of Medford

DECEASED FATHER: Jerome “Bud” Kleiber

DECEASED MOTHER: Lucille E. Kleiber (Maiden Name: Heinz)

PALLBEARERS: Honorary: Ronnie Kleiber

Active: Gary and Dave Kleiber, Jim Kaudy, Todd Theil, Ken Kraus, Dick Wesle and Mark Wachsmuth

OTHER INFORMATION: In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Warren’s family to be designated at a later date
-For online condolences, please visit hemerfuneralservice.com