March 15, 2018 – West Bend, WI – Joshua J. “Josh” Klaeser, 20, of West Bend passed away peacefully at home with his loving family by his side on Tuesday, March 13, 2018.
He was born on July 13, 1997 in West Bend, the son of Edward Klaeser and Annette Theime. Josh loved playing on the computer with his brother, Alex.
One of his favorite games to play was World of Warcraft and he was looking forward to the new expansion, Battle for Azeroth. Josh liked to watch T.V. too, especially reality shows and Stranger Things.
He was also a huge Brewers and Washington Capitals fan. Above all, he loved the time he spent with his family, especially his favorite cat, Lily.
Those Josh leaves behind to cherish his mom, Annette Thieme; his dad, Edward Klaeser; his brother, Alexander; maternal grandparents, Arlene Farina and Dan Thieme; paternal grandparents, Edward and Betty Klaeser; aunts and uncles, Tammy and Jeff Braun, and Anita and Joel Marshall; cousins, Emily and Zach Braun, and Natalie and Nathan Marshall; and his four-legged friends, Lily, Gabi, and Bessie. HE is further survived by other relatives and friends.
A private family service will be held.
Memorials in Josh’s name are appreciated to the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
Josh’s family would like to thank Horizon Hospice and Dr. Gary Preisler for their care and support.