Glenn Robert Kemnitz Jr., age 60 of Westfield, passed away on Tuesday, March 16, 2021 at UW Hospital in Madison. He was born on March 28, 1960 in Portage to Glenn Sr. and Suzanne (Jandos) Kemnitz. Glenn married Tami (Stoudt) Stariha on July 16, 2005 in Westfield. He worked on the family farm in the Town of Springfield all of his life. Glenn was passionate about helping families and his community, which led him to get involved in CAP Services and Head Start of Marquette County. He also was currently serving on the Westfield School Board and Marquette County Board.
Glenn is survived by his wife, Tami; five children, Jeremy (Cari) Collins, Amanda (Johann Heuser) Kemnitz, Hanna (Travis Harris) Kemnitz, Lukas Stariha and Mayghan Kemnitz; six grandchildren, Wesley and Carmen Goossen, Layla and Victoria Konzel, Isaiah Harris and Lucius Heuser; three sisters, Peggy (Brian) Russell, Margery (Larry) Budiac and Mary (Denny Cochrane) Kemnitz; many other relatives and friends. Glenn was preceded in death by his parents.
A memorial service for Glenn Sr., Suzanne and Glenn Jr. will be held on Saturday, July 31, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at New Beginnings Christian Community Church with Pastor Terry Temanson officiating. Inurnment will be held following the service at Pleasant View Cemetery, Town of Springfield. Please join the family for a luncheon following the inurnment service at the Springfield Town Hall. Due to everyone’s generosity at the time Glenn Sr., Suzanne and Glenn Jr. passed away, the family is asking for no further memorials at this time.
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