Obituary for Keith Brothen
Keith A. Brothen, 59, of Kenosha, passed away after a courageous battle with cancer on Thursday, June 15, 2017, surrounded by his loved ones.
Born in Kenosha, he was the son of the late Edgar L. Brothen. Keith was very hard-working and talented, and took pride in remodeling the family home. He enjoyed the outdoors, hunting, fishing, listening to music and sitting by the bon fire. He also enjoyed spending time with friends and taking family vacations to Black River falls and Wisconsin Dells. He loved playing with his grandchildren, especially teaching his little “Amigo” about trucks and tractors.
He will be missed by his wife Pamela (Altergott) Brothen, whom he married on October 20, 1979; daughters, Shannon (Christian) Venegas and Megan Brothen; grandchildren, Julian and Keagan; sisters, Mary Kay Hanks and Lorie Murray; and brothers, Michael (Gayla) Brothen, David (Liza) Brothen, Tommy (Sharon) Brothen, and Randy (Chris) Brothen. He was preceded in death by his father, Edgar L. Brothen; and his nephew, Tony Brothen.
Visitation will be held on Monday, June 19th, at Proko Funeral Home from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, June 20th, at the funeral home at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow at Sunset Ridge Memorial Park.
Proko Funeral Home & Crematory
Kenosha, WI 53144
Phone: (262) 654-3533
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