Tony T. Marchese, 48, of Theresa, entered eternal life on Saturday, July 23, 2016, at Kathy Hospice in West Bend.
He was born on April 15, 1968, in Milwaukee, the son of Joseph Marchese and Susan Bumpke.
Tony was a welder by trade and was currently employed by Jor Mac Industries in Lomira. He enjoyed working on cars, motorcycles and BMXing. Tony loved to take on any project requests that allowed him to use his imagination; whether it was custom paint jobs, home projects or anything else that deals with a motorcycle.
Those Tony leaves behind to cherish his memory include his fiancé, Kathleen “Kathie” Koch of Theresa; seven children, Nicholas and Kyle (special friend Ericka) Marchese of Kewaskum, Jake Marchese of West Bend, Dustin (Erika) Uebelacker of Whitefish Bay, Brooke (special friend Nick) Koch of Moline, IL, Frank (special friend Kyler) Koch of Theresa and Holly (special friend Tyler) Koch of Moline, IL; a sister, Gina Marchese of Jackson; step siblings, Scott (Heather) Bumpke of McFarland and Tonya Bumpke and his parents, Joseph Marchese and Susan “Sue” (Michael) Bumpke of Jackson.
Tony was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Tony and Vernie Wetsten and his canine companion, Rufus.
A Memorial Visitation for Tony will be from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Friday, July 29, 2016, at Myrhum Patten Miller and Kietzer Funeral Home, 1315 W. Washington St. in West Bend.
The Myrhum Patten Miller & Kietzer Funeral Homes have been entrusted with Tony’s arrangements. Additional information and online guest book may be found at www.myrhum-patten.com.
The Marchese family would like to express their heartfelt appreciation to Kathy Hospice for their wonderful care of Tony.