Timothy P. Kleckner, “Tim”, 37, of Hwy A, Fredonia (Waubeka) died unexpectedly Sunday, October 18, 2009 at Columbia St. Mary’s Hospital-Ozaukee Campus in Mequon due to heart related issues.
He was born on August 16, 1972 in Port Washington to Mary Jane Wach and Earl Kleckner. A lifelong resident of Waubeka, he graduated from Ozaukee High School. He began working in his father’s business, Kleckner Fire Extinguisher Service until he formed his own company, Kleckner Trucking Company.
An over-the-road trucker, he also drove for United Milwaukee Scrap, General Iron of Chicago and Magnetic Research of Fredonia amongst others. He enjoyed motorcycle racing years ago, the outdoors and deer hunting and 4-wheeling especially with his daughter, Samantha Jo.
He is survived by his daughter of Campbellsport, his parents Earl and Mary Jane Kleckner of Waubeka, his brother Dennis (Peg) Kleckner of Hartland, two sisters Colleen (the late David) Pflug of Green Bay and Deb (Dale) Jacoby of Random Lake, nieces and nephews Jason, Justin, Amanda, Josh, Nicole, Nathan, Kevin and Tom, other relatives and many friends.
A mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 7PM Thursday, October 22, 2009 at Holy Rosary Parish, St. Rose Chapel, 301 Fredonia Ave., Fredonia. The Reverend James Ernster will be the celebrant. Interment will take place in the parish cemetery. A visitation will be held from 4-6:45PM Thursday AT CHURCH. Memorials are appreciated.