September 17, 2021 – West Bend, WI – Kenneth G. Dornacker of West Bend died Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at Froedtert West Bend Hospital at the age of 78 years. He was born on September 24, 1942 in the Town of Barton to the late Mathias and Catherine (nee Breit) Dornacker.
On October 23, 1971, he was united in marriage to Helen J. Dickmann at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church in West Bend.
Kenny farmed in the Town of Barton until 1981 and also worked at the West Bend Elevator, retiring in 2007 after 47 years.
He was a member of the Loyal Order Of Moose West Bend Lodge 1398, the Unity Council #12743 Knights of Columbus, Our Lady of Holy Hill Assembly #1677 and was a member of the parish councils at St. Matthias Church in Nabob and St. Lawrence Church in St. Lawrence.
Survivors include his wife Helen; 2 sons Ken, Jr. and Kurt; 3 sisters, Diane (Tom) Schweiger, Nancy (John) Boden and Donna (Bob) Weiting; 1 sister-in-law Marcia Dornacker; other relatives and friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter Amy Jo and 2 brothers Matthias Jr. and Ronald and 1 sister-in-law Carol Dornacker.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, September 17 at 2:30 p.m. at St. Matthias Chapel in Nabob with burial following in St. Matthias Cemetery. Visitation will be at the chapel on Friday from 12:30 until 2 p.m. with a Moose Fraternal service at 2 p.m.
The Schmidt Funeral Home of West Bend is serving the family. Messages of comfort and condolence for the family may be left in an online guestbook at www.schmidtfuneralhome.com