September 4, 1943 - November 12, 2018
Maryann M. Kappler, age 75, of Minocqua, was called to serve the Lord in heaven on Monday, November 12, 2018. She was born on September 4, 1943 in West Bend, the daughter of Karl and Marie (nee Jansen) Taylor. Maryann married Benjamin L. Kappler on August 3, 1963 at St. Mary’s Immaculate Conception in West Bend. Maryann lived a life of faith studying Theology and teaching religion. She worked as the Director of Religious Education at St. Mary’s in West Bend for 25 years and at St. Pat’s in Hudson for 10 years. While living in West Bend, Maryann worked for the West Bend Police Department’s Communication Control, where she was instrumental in beginning the fingerprinting program for school aged children. Maryann adored children; she often babysat and provided child care. She was a devoted grandma and great grandma and loved spending time with her family. Maryann enjoyed knitting, needlepoint, reading (usually a book a day), watching Hallmark movies and always made time for some “coffee talk”. She is preceded in death by her parents and siblings, Albert, Gerald, Robert and Ruth Taylor Zingsheim. Maryann is survived by her husband, Ben Kappler; children, Debbie (Tom) LePique, Dan (Annette) Kappler and Tracie (Brad) Slade; grandchildren, Kara Palmer, Andy (Jessica) Palmer, Jason Palmer, Amanda (Mickey) Derksen, Danielle and Makenna Kappler and Taylor and Austin Slade; great grandchildren, Oliver, Annabelle, Elliott, Hayden, Ella, Lorelai and Haylee and siblings, Karl (Bev) Taylor, Jr., Carole (Perry) Swenson and Alec (Karen) Taylor. Maryann is further survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Visitation will be held from 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM on Friday, November 16, 2018 at Bolger Funeral Home Minocqua Chapel, 212 W. Chicago Ave., followed by a Funeral Service at 2:30 PM.
Maryann M. Kappler, age 75, of Minocqua, was called to serve the Lord in heaven on Monday, November 12, 2018. She was born on September 4, 1943 in West Bend, the daughter of Karl and Marie (nee Jansen) Taylor. Maryann married Benjamin L. Kappler... View Obituary & Service Information
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