Kenneth Orin Jerome Barikmo, 82, Iola, died Tuesday, June 11, 2013, at Ministry St. Michael’s Hospital in Stevens Point.
A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, June 17, at Faith Lutheran Church in Rosholt, with the Rev. Michael Peuse officiating. Interment will be in the Wisconsin Memorial Park in Brookfield.
Visitation will be at the church from 11 a.m. Monday until the service.
Voie Funeral Home in Iola assisted with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.voiefuneralhome.com.
Mr. Barikmo was born Aug. 6, 1930, in Waupaca, a son of the late Otto and Alice (Boe) Barikmo. He graduated from Rosholt High School 1949.
He was married to Wanetta L. Griffey on Feb 10, 1951, at Hope Lutheran Church in Milwaukee.
He entered the United States Army on May 1, 1951, and was stationed in Japan and Korea and was discharged on May 11, 1953.
He worked for AC Delco in Oak Creek for more than 39 years.
Survivors include his wife; four sons, Larry (Lori), Slinger, Michael (Sharon), Cedarburg, John (Tammera), Winneconne, and Kurt (Kori), Muskego; one sister, Nathlyn Voegtline, Milwaukee; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by one daughter, Kim Renee Barikmo.