Obit: Kaae, Kathleen B. (1931 - 2016)

Contact: Robert Lipprandt 

Surnames: Barnett, Campbell, Drigot, Etten, Green, Hubbard, Kaae, Klinkhammer, Mason, Neuman, Olson

----Source: Hemer Funeral Home (Medford & Rib Lake, WI) 1/26/2016

Kaae, Kathleen “Kathy” B. (Barnett) Campbell (1 FEB 1931 - 24 JAN 2016)

Kathleen “Kathy” B. Kaae, age 84, of Ogema, WI, passed away on Sunday, January 24, 2016 at Golden Living Center in Rib Lake surrounded by her loving family.

Services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Friday, January 29, 2016 at Hemer Funeral Home in Rib Lake, with Rev. Larry Etten, officiating.

Cremainal Inurnment will take place in the spring of 2016 at Lakeview Cemetery in Rib Lake.

Visitation will be at 12:00 P.M. until time of services at 2:00 P.M. Friday, January 29, 2016 at Hemer Funeral Home in Rib Lake.

Kathleen was born February 1, 1931 in Antigo, WI, to Otis and Franny Barnett.

Her first marriage was to Riley Campbell and he preceded her in death. Her second marriage was to James J. Kaae and he preceded her in death.

Kathy worked in a rodeo in Spooner for a period of time. She then worked at a candy factory in Waukegan for a period of time. Kathy then worked in the produce fields in Kenosha. Kathy was a loving mother. She enjoyed gardening, baking, cooking, fishing, camping, bird watching, sewing, crafts and spending time with her family and friends.

She was a member of the Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts and the N.R.A.

Surviving Kathy are her children, Terry (Pam) Campbell, Debra (Steve) Drigot, Gwen Mason all of Kenosha, Denise Green of Stetsonville, Rebekah (William) Olson of Rib Lake, Jamie (Significant Other: Wanda Neuman) Kaae of Ogema, Dana (Zoey) Kaae of Wichita, Kansas, and Jayne Klinkhammer of Kenosha, 22 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren.

She is also survived by, 2 Sisters and 2 Brothers.

Kathy is predeceased by her parents, Otis and Franny Barnett, children Dennis Campbell, Dagmar Kaae and Pamela Hubbard, son-in-law, Orson Mason.

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