(1939 - 2014)
Lloyd J. Krenz, 74, of the town of Manchester in Green Lake County, died Saturday evening, February 22, 2014 at his home due to pancreatic cancer.
Lloyd was born October 1, 1939 on the family farm in the town of Manchester the son of Carl and Gertrude Machkovich Krenz. On July 23, 1959 Lloyd married Jernette Floeter in Menominee, MI. Following their marriage the couple lived in Waupun and later in the town of Manchester on the family farm. Lloyd was employed at National Rivet & Manufacturing Company in Waupun for 43 years and also farmed during that time. He was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Waupun. Lloyd enjoyed farming, his tractors, and shooting pool. Lloyd and Jernette enjoyed going to casinos and also fishing together.
Lloyd is survived by his wife of 54 years, Jernette Krenz of rural Randolph; a son, Lloyd J. “Butch” Krenz, Jr. of rural Randolph; a daughter, Vicky Martin and special friend, Tom Michels of Fond du Lac; a granddaughter, Hannah (Aric) Bengel of Fond du Lac; a grandson, Nate Martin of Fond du Lac; two great-grandchildren, Aiden and Danika Bengel; his mother, Gertrude Krenz of Markesan; a brother, Richard Krenz of Kingston; three sisters, Phyllis (James) Brozek of Fall River, Betty (Bob) Walikainen of Meadow, SD, and Diane (Mitch) Lemiesz of Markesan; and nieces and nephews.
Lloyd was preceded in death by his father, Carl Krenz; along with aunts, uncles and cousins.
Friends and relatives of Lloyd J. Krenz may call on the family on Wednesday at the church from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service.
Funeral services for Lloyd J. Krenz will be held Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 11:30 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Waupun with Rev. Michael Petrie officiating.
Burial will follow at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Kingston.