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“Dear Lori and Dustin, Please know how very sorry we are to hear of Dan's passing. What a shock! We would have come to the service but were out of...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Michael and Wendy Fischer - WI

“I would like to pass my condolences to the family of Dan. What a great loss to encounter. I remember Dan well as a believer in the Lord and I know...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Rhonda La Fond-Sawyer - Pensacola, FL

3 of 14 | Posted by: SHARON A. PEOTTER - APPLETON, WI

“Lori, We are so sorry for the loss of your husband Dan. Please know that you and your family are in our thoughts during these difficult days. Give...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Kaukauna Veterinary Clinic, LLP - WI

“All our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family Jean there is no harder thing then to loose a loved one. May your faith in God give you...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Loretta A. Ellenbecker - Appleton, WI

“So Sorry to hear about your loss. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you. Neighbors - Bryan, Sue and Katelyn Haseman ”
6 of 14 | Posted by: Sue Haseman - Kaukauna, WI

“With a heavy and sad heart we on D Shift at Presto will miss Dan. Dan was the always the first to laugh the first to smile and always the first to...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Mike Miller - Manawa, WI

“Deepest condolences to Daniel's wife Lori and son Dustin,sisters Sylvia,Sharon,Barb and Jean, and brother Dave and extended family, friends and co...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Brenda Roberts - Sobieski, WI

“Words cant express the sympathy we feel for your loss. Dan was such a kind, caring person and a real blessing from God. Many people have lost a very...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Lonnie & Jean Balthazor - WI

“Dan will be missed by many. Not only by his direct family but by his family at work as well. He always had a smile on his face. If someone was having...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Woody Gerrits - Oshkosh, WI

“To the family of Dan Bethke. I am deeply saddened with your lost of Dan. He was a good man with a big heart. Always laughing and enjoying life. Dan...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Mark Plowman - New London, WI

“Im so sorry for you loss, I knew Jean and Dan for years, have some good memories from high school, may god be with you all! ”
12 of 14 | Posted by: Brenda S. Schisel Van Grinsven - WI

“Dan was an amazing man that was always happy and smiling! I will never forget the many times he would cheer me up at work! I am so sorry for your...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: Holly Peterson - Kaukauna, WI

“Dan was the brother that I never had. He was my golfing buddy. I know I golfed with Dan over 200 times and it still wasn't enough. Dan would go...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: MIKE RILEY - De Pere, WI

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Dan Bethke, age 44, passed away very unexpectedly at his home on Tuesday morning, November 9, 2010. Dan was born on January 22, 1966, the son of the late Bernard and Roslyn Curtis Bethke. He grew up in Calumet County, and attended high school in Hilbert. Dan was a proud member of the United States Army and was stationed both in Mainz, Germany and Fort Bragg, North Carolina during the 1980's. On August 17, 1996, he married the former Lori Arrowood in Menasha. For many years, Dan was employed at Presto Products in Appleton, and was working there until the time of his death. He loved to golf, deer hunt, and play video games. He treasured spending time with family, collecting eagles and the company of his dogs Bella and Hoyt.

Dan is survived by his loving wife: Lori Bethke of Kaukauna; a son: Dustin Bethke of Kaukauna; four sisters: Sylvia Bob Loose of Forest Junction; Sharon Brochtrup of Appleton; Barb Dwight Hogan of Illinois; and Jean Jim Spietz of Kaukauna; a brohter: Dave Laurie Bethke of Reedsville; a sister-in-law: Sue John Maynard of Neenah; and his mother and father-in-law: James and Marlene Arrowood of Neenah. He was preceded in death by his parents, and by a brother Harold.

A memorial mass for Dan will be held at 10:30 AM on Saturday, November 13, 2010 at St. Katharine Drexel Parish St. Mary's Church 119 W. 7th Street in Kaukauna with Fr. Jerry Pastors officiating. Interment will full military honors will take place in the Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery at King at a later date. Friends may call at the funeral home on Friday evening from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM and again Saturday at the church from 9:30 AM until the time of the service.

Fargo Funeral Home
400 W. Wisconsin Avenue
Kaukauna, WI 54130
920-766 6200

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