Jeffrey J. DeLong, age 53 of Baldwin WI, died on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at his residence.
Jeff was born June 12, 1961 in Milwaukeem WI to parents Duane and Patricia (nee Klinger) DeLong. Jeff moved with his family to the Glenwood City area, where he attended school. Jeff was married to Pamela Wynveen on December 15, 1993. Though their union in marriage would later dissolve, it was blessed with two daughters, Kiana and Kendra, in addition to Jeff’s son, Cory.
For years, Jeff worked as a laborer doing construction work. Outside of work, he enjoyed deer hunting, trout fishing, and watching NASCAR. Jeff also knew the special joy of being called “grandpa” by his granddaughter Rylee.
Jeff is survived by his mother, Pat DeLong; sons, Cory (Shelley Doornink) DeLong; daughters, Kiana (Nick Duden) DeLong, and Kendra DeLong; granddaughter, Rylee; grandson Colten who is due to arrive in August; brother, Dan (Barb) DeLong; sister, Deb (Kevin) Wittmer; nieces and nephews, Peter, Kristi, Mindi, Jaime, Tiffany, Cortney, and Jeremy; as well as many other relatives and friends.
Jeff was preceded in death by his father, Duane; his former wife, Pam; and his grandparents.
A 10:00 a.m. visitation and an 11:00 a.m. service were held on Friday, July 25, 2014 at the O’Connell Family Funeral Home, 1010 Newton Street in Baldwin. Burial followed at St. John’s Catholic Cemetery in Glenwood City. Services have been entrusted to the O’Connell Family Funeral Home and Countryside Crematory of Baldwin WI, 715-684-3434.