Floyd E. Otto, age 94, died Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at his home in Randolph.
Visitation for Floyd will be at the Murray Funeral Home, 131 East Maple Avenue in Beaver Dam, on Sunday, September 16, 2012 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM and at church on Monday from 12:00 Noon to 12:45 PM. Funeral services will be held at Friedens Lutheran Church, 335 Jones Drive in Randolph on Monday, September 17, 2012 1:00 PM. Rev. Daniel L. Schumann will officiate. Burial will follow at Randolph Cemetery.
Floyd was born on July 22, 1918 in Manchester Green Lake County, Wisconsin to the late Julius and Marie (Hoffman) Otto. On May 17, 1942, he was united in marriage with Dorothy Berg; she preceded Floyd in death in 2002. He worked as a machinist and owned and operated his own business in Racine. He and his wife also owned and operated the Bridge Tavern on Beaver Dam Lake for 12 years. Floyd was a member of Friedens Lutheran Church in Randolph.
Floyd is survived by his four children, Donald Brooke of Belen, NM, Edward Brooke of Randolph, June (Jim) Panasuk of Greenfield, and Richard (Cindy) Brooke of Beaver Dam; a niece, Tina (Duane) Sauer of Berlin; six grandchildren, Zachary Brooke of DeForest, Jacob Brooke and Dominic Brooke of Columbus, Paul Panasuk of Waukesha, Kristin (Adam) Zlomaniec of South Milwaukee, and Joseph (Christine) Brooke of Beaver Dam; four great grandchildren, Sierra and William Panasuk, and Breanna and Brayden Zlomaniec; other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; a daughter, Rose Brooke; three brothers, Alvin, Iran, and Romie Otto; his sister, Irene Wolff; and his long-time companion and pet, Toby.
If desired, memorials may be made in Floyd E. Otto”s name to Hillside HomeCare/Hospice, 707 S. University Avenue, Beaver Dam, WI 53916.
The Murray Funeral Home, 131 East Maple Avenue in Beaver Dam, is caring for the family. To leave condolences, for directions, or for other information, please visit our website at www.MurrayFH.com.
Sunday, September 16th, 2012, 4:00pm – 7:00pm
Monday, September 17th, 2012, 12:00pm – 1:00pm, Friedens Lutheran Church
Monday, September 17th, 2012, 1:00pm, Friedens Lutheran Church