Kedric Charles “Rick” Knas, 72, of Osseo, died Sunday, March 4, 2018 at Augusta Health and Rehabilitation.
Rick was born March 17, 1945 in Waukesha to Norman and Jean (VanBuren) Knas. He was raised on the family farm in Waukesha County. After graduating from high school, he joined the U.S. Army.
Rick married Kathy Barker on October 12, 1968 at Grace Lutheran Church in Waukesha. Together they lived in the Waukesha area and Rick worked for Berg Equipment in Genesee, WI repairing agricultural equipment. He moved on to work for S & K Pump & Plumbing where he was employed until 1996 when he and Kathy moved to the Osseo area. While living in Osseo he did home construction.
Rick enjoyed the outdoors; golfing, fishing, and gardening. He had a great voice and loved to sing.
Rick is survived by his wife Kathy; daughter Santa (Dan) Huegli of Hartland; sons Norman (Mikki) Knas of Osseo and Jason (Jennifer) Knas of Mukwonago; one sister, Norma Jeseritz of Watertown; six grandchildren, Amanda (Andy) Goeden, Megan (Jimmy) Aubrey, Ashley Huegli, Kaitlin Knas, Makenna Knas and Steven Knas. He is further survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
Rick was preceded in death by his parents Norman and Jean.
Friends may call from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. Saturday, March 17, 2018 at Schiefelbein Funeral Home in Osseo. They will be followed by a memorial service at 4:00 p.m. that day at the funeral home.