Bruce Daniel Kiesling

Bruce Daniel Kiesling

Belleville/Madison, WI/Bruce Daniel Kiesling, age, 36, passed away Friday, February 10, 2017 from fungal pneumonia.

Bruce (Dan) was born August 8, 1980 in Madison. He grew up in Dayton, WI, and graduated from Belleville High School in 1998. Besides participating in many school activities, he was active in Boy Scouts achieving the rank of Eagle Scout. After graduating from UW Madison’s School of Business, Bruce worked for Edge Consulting Engineers in Prairie du Sac. He loved his job as a project manager in telecommunications.

Bruce was an avid Cubs and Badgers fan with season tickets for football and hockey games. He was delighted to keep statistics for the Saturday night Badger hockey games. Bruce enjoyed traveling with friends and family, and he loved music. He owned an extensive music collection and attended many concerts and festivals. Bruce was also a beer connoisseur and enjoyed visiting craft breweries. He regaled all of us with his exceptional knowledge and memory, with his wit, and with his sense of humor. Most of all Bruce was a generous and devoted son, brother, and friend. He was always ready to extend a helping hand.

Bruce is survived by his parents, Ricky and Bruce Kiesling, sister Erika, grandmother Bernice Streitmatter, and many aunts, uncles, and cousins. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Kathryn and Ben Kiesling and Andrew Streitmatter.

Friday February 17th, we will have a visitation from 5-8 with a Time of Remembrance at 8 for anyone who would like to say any words. It will be held at the Becker-Beal Funeral Home, 109 Greenway Cross, Belleville, WI. A celebration of Bruce’s life will be held on Saturday, Feb. 18 starting at 4pm at Charlie’s on Main, 113 S. Main St., Oregon, WI. All family and friends are invited.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established. An online memorial with guestbook is available at