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Milton Warber, 96, Beaver Dam

November 15, 2018

Milton R. Warber, 96, died Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, at Remembrance Home in Beaver Dam.

Visitation will be at St. Katharine Drexel Catholic Church in Beaver Dam on Saturday, Nov. 17, from 10-10:50 a.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at the church on Saturday beginning at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Michael J. Erwin officiating. Burial will be at St. Peter Cemetery in Beaver Dam.

Milton Raymond Warber was born June 3, 1922, in the town of Chester, Dodge County, to Joseph and Anna (nee Streich) Warber. Having recently celebrated their 74th wedding anniversary, Milton was united in marriage with Bernice Hinkes at St. Peter Catholic Church in Beaver Dam on Nov. 6, 1944. Together they farmed for 14 years in the Burnett area and moved to Beaver Dam in 1959. Milton was employed at the Dodge County Co-Op for 25 years until he retired in 1984, the last 10 years as branch manager. In retirement, Milton worked part time at Peachy Brothers Elevator. He was a member of St. Katharine Drexel Catholic Parish in Beaver Dam.

Survivors include his wife, Bernice Warber of Beaver Dam; two grandchildren, Julie and Steven; two great-grandchildren; a brother-in-law, Merlin Hinkes of Beaver Dam; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Milton was preceded in death by his parents; his son, Ronald; his brother, Al; and three sisters, Lucille, Hertha and Ruth.

The family thanks the staff at Remembrance Home for the love and care they’ve shown to Milton during his time with them.

Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam is caring for the family. To leave online condolences or for directions and other information, visit KoepsellFH.com.

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