Nathan Lee Trickel

Nathan Lee Trickel

MADISON – Nathan L. Trickel, age 31, suddenly and tragically lost his life in a car crash on Saturday evening, May 10, 2014.

He was born April 26, 1983 in Fredonia, the son of Julie Thao. Nathan served his country proudly with the United States Marine Corps from ’02 -’06. He is also a May 2013 graduate of The University of Platteville with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice.

Nathan is survived by his mom, Julie Thao; 3 brothers, Jason Thao, Joshua Thao and Andrew (Fiancé Pa Lor) Thao; grandpa, Larry Trickel; nieces, Analee and Sapheirra; aunt, Mary (Tim) Kuhl; uncle, Bill (Chrissy) Trickel; cousins, Adam Kuhl, Taylor Trickel, Jake Kuhl and Lizzie Kuhl, and also the love of his life Elizabeth Klismith.

Nathan’s Grandma Bette Trickel has been waiting in heaven since 1987 and has now embraced him in her loving care

Please visit the family’s social media pages to leave touching, heartwarming, or funny stories that exemplify Nate’s enormous personality. Or send them to his mother at; Julie Thao 6645 Scattergood Ln #2, Windsor, WI 53598.

A funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM on Thursday May 15, 2014 at CRESS FUNERAL & CREMATION CARE, 3610 Speedway Road, with Rev. Jerry Amstutz presiding. Burial will follow at Forest Hill Cemetery with military honors. A visitation will be from 11:00 AM until the time of the service at the funeral home on Thursday.

In lieu of flowers, please share a memory of Nathan.