Dustin R. Proefrock, 23, a University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point student from Brodhead, died Sunday, May 6, 2007, as the result of an automobile accident in Wood County.
Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 12, at the D.L. Newcomer Funeral Home in Brodhead, with Pastor Sandi Olson Decker of Bethlehem Lutheran Church officiating.
Visitation will be at the funeral home from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday and again from 1 p.m. Saturday until the services.
Mr. Proefrock was born Jan. 18, 1984, in Monroe, a son of Kurt Proefrock and Nancy Menzel. He graduated from Brodhead High School in 2002.
He was presently a student-teacher at Port Edwards Junior High and High School and was planning to graduate from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point on May 20.
Survivors include his mother, Nancy Menzel, Brodhead; his father and stepmother, Kurt Proefrock and Corinna Frank, Edgerton; one brother, Lucas Menzel, Brodhead; his paternal grandmother, Ellen “Babe” Proefrock, Brodhead; his maternal grandmother, Elizabeth Lair, Jacksonville, Ill.; his stepgrandparents, Linda and Roger Frank, Janesville; and his great-stepgrandparents, Robert and Pat Homan, Janesville.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, William “Casey” Proefrock; and his maternal grandfather, Harold Lair.