Dennis Arnold Schramm, 69, of Osseo, died Saturday, September 16, 2017 at his home.
Dennis was born August 11, 1948 in Campbellsport, WI to Horst and Lorraine (Sprague) Schramm. He was raised in Milwaukee. He served in the U.S. Marines from 1965 to 1968.
Dennis married Donna Perez on November 22, 1968 in Newport News, VA. They spent their early adult life in Oostburg, WI. In 1998, they purchased a farm in rural Osseo. Donna preceded him in death on May 29, 2013.
Dennis had a variety of careers throughout his life; selling real estate, trucking and farming.
Dennis was a member of Augusta V.F.W. and enjoyed volunteering as a greeter at The High Ground in Neillsville, woodworking, painting, rosemaling and his animals. His favorite thing to do was spending time with his family.
Dennis is survived by his son Joseph (April) Schramm of Bushkill, PA; daughters Kelly Schramm of Sheboygan and Marjorie (D.J.) Benson of Osseo; brother Jeff (Jackie) Schramm of West Bend; sisters, Heather (Pete) Kuhn of West Bend and Kathy Owens of Kiel; 11 grandchildren, Chance, Thurston, Silas, Gabriel, Delia, Venicio, Magnolia, Gavin, Chandler, Alexander and Shelby.
In addition to his wife, Dennis was preceded in death by his parents, Horst and Lorraine and a sister Dawn Weis.
A celebration of Dennis’ life was held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, September 23, 2017 at his home; W16010 Kay Road, Osseo, WI 54758. Military rites will be performed by Augusta V.F.W. Post #8478. Burial will be at Central Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery in King at a later date.
Schiefelbein Funeral Home in Osseo is assisting the family.
Online condolences may be left at schiefelbeinfh.com.