Fritz Wilhelm Ohm
Fritz Ohm, 73, of Kenosha, passed away on Saturday, March 24, 2018, at his residence.
Born in Badenhausen, Germany, on August 5, 1944, he was the son of the late Fritz A. and Erna A. (Rott) Ohm. At the age of seven, Fritz and his family moved to America. He had resided in Kenosha since, and was educated in local schools.
Following high school, Fritz served in the US Air Force until his honorable discharge.
On September 23, 1972, he married Jane Petkus.
Fritz was a machinist for Twin Disc until his retirement after 29 years.
He enjoyed golfing, bowling, scuba diving, photography, traveling, and was an avid Green Bay Packers fan.
Surviving Fritz is his wife of 45 years, Jane Ohm; his sister, Rita (Jimmy) Baker; a niece, Kathleen Simon; and two brothers-in-law, Peter and Richard (Debbie) Petkus. He is further survived by other relatives in Germany, and his beloved dog, Gracie Nicole.
He is preceded in death by a sister, Elfreide Simons; and a niece, Margaret Simons.
Visitation will be held on Monday, April 2nd, at Proko Funeral Home, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Interment will be private with full military honors.
Proko Funeral Home & Crematory
5111-60th Street Kenosha, WI 53144
Phone: (262) 654-3533
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