Kenny Hackbarth

Date of Death: Oct 21, 2015
Kenny Hackbarth
[highlight_text]1942-2015[/highlight_text] Kenneth “Kenny” Hackbarth, 73, of Waupun, died Wednesday, October 21, 2015 at VMP-Trinity Vent Unit Care in Menomonee Falls, WI after a lengthy illness.


[leftcolumn] Kenny was born April 13, 1942 in the town of Trenton to Frank and June Sloper Hackbarth. On May 5, 1962 he married Rose M. Skotarzak at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Waupun. Ken owned and operated Waupun General Repair in Waupun and WGR in Fond du Lac from 1968 until 1982. He was also employed at Tecumseh Products in New Holstein for 28 years. Kenny enjoyed fishing, deer hunting, and old cars.

Kenny is survived by his wife of 53 years, Rose, of Waupun; five sons: Kevin (Judy), Russell, Roger, Ron (Jenny), all of Fond du Lac, and Kraig (Diane) of Allentown, PA; six grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; and four step-great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother.

[rightcolumn] [highlight_text] Visitation: [/highlight_text] Friends and relatives may call on the family on Sunday at the funeral home from 3-6 p.m. and on Monday at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until the time of service.

[rightcolumn] [highlight_text] Services: [/highlight_text] Funeral services for Kenneth Hackbarth will be held Monday, October 26, 2015 at 11 a.m. at Werner-Harmsen Funeral Home in Waupun with Rev. John White officiating.

[rightcolumn] [highlight_text] Burial: [/highlight_text] Burial will follow at Forest Mound Cemetery in Waupun.



  1. Chaplain Bernice Says: October 22, 2015 at 5:56 pm

    Trinity extends our sympathy to the Hackbarth family. It has been an honor to know and care for Ken in this last year. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  2. Jane Pierstorff Says: October 24, 2015 at 12:17 pm

    Rosie We were so sorry to hear of Ken’s passing…our thoughts and prayers are with you and our deepest sympathy to you and your family.
    Jane and Les Pierstorff

  3. Robert Groesbeck Says: October 25, 2015 at 2:07 pm

    very sorry to here about your lost

  4. Tom Johnson Says: October 26, 2015 at 9:23 am

    I am very sorry for your loss.

  5. Marilyn (Schears) Schumacher Says: October 28, 2015 at 12:56 pm

    I just happened to see the obituary today. Sorry to hear about Kenny’s death. My thoughts and prayers are with you. He enjoyed life to its fullest. May many happy memories stay with you.

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