Bennie L. Voigt

Bennie L. Voigt

Bennie L Voigt passed away October 23, 2017 surrounded by family.

Bennie was born June 25, 1939 in Mauston, WI where he grew up, graduated and just recently celebrated his 60th class reunion. Class of “57.

Bennie married the love of his life Ranita in 1995.

Bennie worked for GM in Janesville, WI for over 37 years. He also served in the military in 1962 and was honorably discharged. After his career at GM, he retired to his hometown, Mauston, WI.

Bennie had a great life with love, family and friends. Bennie was an active member in his church. He was passionate about building things, hunting, fishing, golfing and gardening.

Bennie is survived by his wife Ranita; daughters: Cynthia (James), Michelle (Ken), Lynette (Bob), Dianna (Mark); grandchildren: Mike, Morgan, Josie, Robyn, Chelsea, Steven, Hannah, Wyatt, Carrigan, Noah; great-grandchildren: Jace, Rilynn, Taytum, Kinsley;God-child: Brett; siblings: Bruce (Louise) Voigt, Bertha Voigt, Beverly Steiner, Boyd (Jeannie) Voigt, Barry (Marcia) Voigt.

Bennie was loved by many nieces and nephews.

Bennie was preceded in death by his parents Bump and Bessie: brothers: Bill and Bob; sisters: Betty and Bonnie.

A celebration of life will be held at Bethany Lutheran Church, 701 Grove St, Mauston, WI, 9:00 – 11:00 am time of fellowship, 11:00-1:00 pm service and lunch. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund will be established