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Paxton G. KADAU

May 29, 1950 ~ April 12, 2022 (age 71)

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Paxton George Kadau of Pell Lake, WI passed into eternal life on April 12, 2022.  Paxton was born May 29. 1950 to Ralph and Lucy Kadau of Big Bend. 


Paxton was a 1968 graduate of Mukwonago High School.  He served in the Wisconsin Air National Guard.  He later worked for American Airlines as a mechanic and retired in 2012.  Paxton was a gun enthusiast, an outspoken Conservative and frequently found himself in Facebook jail.


Survivors include his daughters, Chamie (Paul) Olson and Tiffany (Michael Watson) Kadau both of MN; his grandchildren, Myla Olson, Elijah and Evan Watson; his brother, Guy (Wendy) Kadau; his sister, Heidi (Rick) Verhein; nephews, Shawn and Justin Verhein; his loving partner, Linda Brandenburg Krueger; other relatives and a host of friends.


Per Paxton’s request no “formal” services are to be held.  However, a Celebration of Life for Paxton will be held on Saturday, May 21, 2022 starting at 9:00AM at Spoondogger’s Pell Lake (N1320 S Lake Shore Dr, Genoa City, WI 53128).


“I am prepared to meet my maker.  Whether my maker is prepared for the great ordeal of meeting me is another matter.”  (Winston Churchill).   Paxton, you will be greatly missed by all that knew you and had the honor to call you friend.


For those unable to attend, those wishing to share a memory or those wanting to just sign the on-line guest registry, please click the "Share A Memory" link below Paxton's photo.

Thelen Funeral Services of North Prairie/Genesee is honored to be assisting the Kadau family.  262-392-4251







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Celebration of Life
May 21, 2022

9:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Spoondogger's Pell Lake
N1320 South Lake Shore Drive
Genoa City, WI 53128

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