Mary J. Kiekhoefer passed away on June 13, 2021, at Park View nursing home in Woodville, WI.
She was born April 17th, 1935, in Emerald, WI. She married Ernest C. Kiekhoefer on October 20th, 1951. They were married 67 years upon his death in 2018. Mary was a full time homemaker and was known for her “Sunday Chicken Dinners” by her children, and a “Cookie Jar full of Cookies” by her grandchildren.
Mary is preceeded in death by her parents, Stanley and Anne (Jensen) Clemmens, her husband, sisters Linda Clemmens and Betty Hurtgen, and 1 great-grandson.
She is survived by her 10 children: Dennis of Deer Park, WI; Peggy (Dwayne) Raymond of New Richmond, WI; Dale (Veda) of Colfax, WI; Michael (Ana) of Vancouver, WA; Carol (Jeff) Schouten of Boyceville, WI; Judy Osterburg of Elk Mound, WI; Laura (James) Duval of Glenwood City, WI; Sara (Greg) Schaeffer of New Richmond, WI; Kay (Larry) Stork of Menomonie, WI; and Nola (Terry) Tyrrell of Wheeler, WI. 26 Grandchildren, and 62 Great-Grandchildren, brothers: Richard (Elaine) Clemmens, Duane (Anita) Clemmens; sisters: Marlene (Brian) Hurtgen, Judy (Marlin) Severson, and Cindy Langland, and many cousins, nieces, and nephews.
A private burial will be at the Greenwood Cemetery in Emerald, WI.