Bruce Edward Whitbeck
Bruce Edward Whitbeck, age 75, passed away on Monday, April 20 at Mulders Healthcare Facility.
He was born on July 9, 1944 to Clayton and Alice (Isakson) Whitbeck.
Bruce was a simple man with a huge heart. His smile was contagious and loved hugs from everyone.
His favorite times were being with all of his siblings and family member gatherings. He also treasured times spent with the grandkids watching them at their school activities.
He enjoyed rooting on the Brewers and Packers along with attending games with his family. He also enjoyed going to the casino and occasional pull tabs.
Bruce is survived by sister Shirley Schuman of Hartland, sister Kathy Anderson of Onalaska, brother Gene (Laurie) Whitbeck of Mound, MN, sister in law Carole Whitbeck of Baraboo, son Joe Whitbeck of West Salem, daughter DeeDee (Bill) Rickert of Onalaska, grandchildren Isaiah (Monica), Katy, Elliot, Jake, Owen and great granddaughter Emersyn.
Preceded in death by his parents Clayton and Alice Whitbeck, sister Barb, sister Gloria and brother Jan.
Burial ceremony will be held at Green Mound cemetery in Holmen on Saturday, May 2 at 1:00. Due to recent restrictions, the ceremony will be for immediate family only however people are welcome to drive by to show their respects. A celebration of life will be held at a later time when restrictions are lifted.
The family would like to thank everyone for their kind words of love and caring thoughts during this difficult time.