Howard L. Briel, Lake Geneva/Zenda, WI (1944 - 2014)
August 21, 1944 - May 5, 2014
Howard L. Briel, age 69, of the Lake Geneva/Zenda, WI area, died Monday, May 5, 2014 at Holton Manor in Elkhorn, WI after a long illness. Howard was born August 21, 1944 at Fennimore, in Grant County, WI, the son of Herbert and Lillian (Stimpson) Briel. He was employed as a farm laborer and was known for his love of John Deere tractors.
He is survived by his sisters: Elaine Briel of Milwaukee, WI & Alice and her husband Joe Lynch of Fresno, CA; & and his nieces and nephews. Howard was preceded in death by his parents; and brother (Clyde and his wife Judy).
Graveside services for Howard Briel will be 1:30 PM, Monday, May 12, 2014 at the Liberty Ridge Cemetery at Stitzer, rural Lancaster, WI, with Pastor Martin Yeager, officiating. Toynton Funeral Home of Walworth, WI is assisting the family with arrangements.
The family would like to thank Holton Manor of Elkhorn, WI and Rainbow Hospice for the exceptional care shown to Howard.