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March 18, 1957 ~ March 10, 2017 (age 59)

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Daniel O. Knutson, age 59, of Genesee, WI found Eternal Life on Friday, March 10, 2017 with his loving wife at his side.  Daniel was born March 18, 1957 to Ole and Lucille (Becker) Knutson in Waukesha, WI.  He married the love of his life Karon M. Tinnes on April 29, 1983 in Waukesha, WI.


Dan was a fun loving guy that enjoyed fishing, music, his cats and the Green Bay Packers.  But mostly Dan loved his family: his wife, his kids and his grandson.  He was a hardworking man that could make a friend anywhere.  His outgoing personality loving nature will be missed by all that knew him.


Survivors include:  his wife of  33 years, Karon of Genesee; his sons, Kyle (Aubrie) of Oak Creek and Keith of Madison; his grandson, Lucas; his sister, Linda Knutson of Waukesha; his father-in-law, Roy Tinnes of Genesee; his sisters-in-law, Barb Grosskopf of Davenport, IA and Jeanette Ivie of Ixonia, WI; his brother-in-law, Craig Tinnes of Lexington, KY; other relatives and many good friends.


Preceding Dan in death are his parents, Ole and Lucille and his mother-in-law, Carol Tinnes.


Per Dan’s request, funeral services will be private and held at a later date.


Memorial contributions in Dan’s name may directed to the family, and are greatly appreciated.   Please send those care of Daniel Knutson, PO Box 71, Genesee Depot, WI  53127.


Thelen Funeral Services of Genesee/North Prairie is honored to be assisting the family. 

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