Keith A. Sixel, age 63, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 20, 2023, at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay.
He was born in Sheboygan on August 5, 1959, to the late Ralph and Betty (Cogswell) Sixel. He attended and graduated Lightfoot School in 1977. Keith was a farmhand, working at a few farms in his working career, Lakehurst Farms, Dale Clemens Farm, Mark Conrad Farm and Schnelle Farm. He was also employed at Badger Hatchery. Keith was a lifelong member of St. Mark’s UCC in the Town of Mosel.
In Keith’s younger years he enjoyed snowmobiling. Keith also liked playing cards and bingo, giving those around him a hard time, and heckling them was a favorite of his. He will be missed by all who knew him.
Keith is survived by his siblings, Gary (Vicki) Sixel, Christine (James) Hayon and Lee (Nancy) Sixel; a sister-in-law, Susan Sixel; an uncle Richard Sixel Jr.; nieces, a nephew and other friends and family further survive.
Keith is preceded in death by his parents, maternal and paternal grandparents and a brother Jeffrey Sixel.
A Memorial Service for Keith will take place at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, May 31st, at Zimmer Westview Funeral and Cremation Care Center, W2132 Garton Rd in Howards Grove, with Rev. Dr. Patrick Schultz officiating. The family will greet visitors on Wednesday at the funeral home from 9:00 AM until the time of the service. Inurnment will take place at St. Mark’s UCC Cemetery in the Town of Mosel.
Memorials in Keith’s name can be made out to St. Mark’s UCC.
The family would like to thank staff at Sunny Ridge, St. Nicholas Hospital, and St. Vincent Hospital for the excellent care given to Keith over the years.