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Obituary: Chad R. Siegwarth

Chad R. Siegwarth, but known to most as Hog, unexpectedly passed away, Tuesday January 18th at his home in Tomahawk, WI.

He was born April, 16th 1974 in Appleton, the son of Barbara (Cole) Krepline and the late Kenneth Siegwarth. He was raised in Brillion by his mother Barb and his dad George Krepline. Chad was a graduate of Brillion High School, Class of 1992. After graduation Chad began working at the Brillion Iron Works and continued there until the foundry closed. He then went to work at Ariens Co, until their move to Tomahawk.

On January 7, 2015 he married the love of his life, Cathy Ohlsen in Cozumel. He was a member of the Rockea Hunting Club and Brillion Conservation Club. Chad enjoyed so many things in life; campfires, playing cards, board games, riding his Harley Davidson, pheasant hunting with his dogs, laughing with friends and family, but most of all spending time with the love of his life.

Chad's goal was to always get a laugh and his contagious laughter would light up a room. He will be truly missed by all.

His survivors include his wife: Dr. Cathy, Tomahawk; his mom: Barb Krepline, Appleton; his dad: George Krepline, Brillion; a sister and brother-in-law: Kelly (Mark) Lemke, Chilton; two sisters-in-law: Bonnie Ohlsen, Brillion and Teri (Pat) McClone, Scandinavia; his niece and two nephews: Alexis, Bryce and Timothy Lemke, other relatives, and so many friends.

Family and friends will gather to celebrate Chad's life from 1:00pm to 3:00pm on Saturday, February 19, 2022 at The Pielhop Wieting Funeral Home in Brillion. A Time of Remembrance will be held at 3:00 p.m. Online condolences may be made. The Pielhop Wieting Funeral Homes of Brillion & Reedsville is assisting the family with funeral arrangements.


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