Elmer C. Carpenter, age 80, passed away May 31, 2014, in Louisville, Kentucky.
Elmer was a United States Veteran serving as a Corporal Sergeant in the Korean War. A graduate of Ohio State University, Elmer held employment at Cummins Engineering, South Bend Corporation, and Conco, Inc. While in Brillion, he was Vice President of Manufacturing at Ariens and was involved in local community organizations. Elmer’s hobbies included antiques, fishing, and watching sports.
Elmer is survived by his children: Robert Carpenter (Ellen) of Lees Summit, Mo.; Mary Ann Herlitzke (Scott) of Coon Valley, Wis.; John Carpenter (Sue) of Peoria, Ill.; his former wife, Donna Nowak of Appleton; six grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren. He was proceeded in death by his parents and siblings. A private service was held.