Diana J. Kapitz 1944-2019
Diana J. Kapitz
Diana J. Kapitz, 75, of Medford, passed away on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee, where she had been a patient for the past week. A funeral service took place at 11 a.m. on Monday, July 22 at Immanuel Ev. Lutheran Church in Medford with Rev. James Krueger officiating. Interment took place at Medford Evergreen Cemetery II. Visitation was held at Hemer Funeral Home, Medford from 4-7 p.m. on Sunday, July 21 and also at the church from 10 a.m. until the time of the service on Monday. Pallbearers were her grandchildren
Diana was born on March 11, 1944 in Medford to the late Lenora (Schmidt) and John Carl Johnson. She attended Meadowbrook Elementary School in the town of Hammel and Farm View Elementary School in the town of Medford and was a 1962 graduate of Medford High School. Diana’s first marriage was to Norman “Butch” Miller and they were later divorced. On March 17, 1976 in Medford, she married Arthur “Jake” Kapitz Jr. and he preceded her in death in 2008. Diana resided and hobby farmed in the town of Hammel for many years. She worked at Marathon Cheese Corp. in Medford for many years until her retirement in 2008. She enjoyed family, her grandchildren, the Milwaukee Brewers, feeding the birds and following Wisconsin Badger sports. She was a member of Immanuel Ev. Lutheran Church in Medford, where she also belonged to the Ladies of Immanuel and enjoyed bible study sessions.
Diana is survived by her children, Dale (Jean) Miller of Woodstock, Ill., Timothy (Missy) Miller of Wisconsin Rapids, Mark (Colleen) Miller of Fond du Lac, Jonathan (Mindy) Kaptitz of Medford and Tracey Kapitz of Hastings, Minn.; nine grandchildren; and brother, John “Jack” (Carol) Johnson of Medford.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be given to the family for a future designation
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