William “Bill” P. Oskey, 72, of Kaukauna, passed away Friday morning, May 10, 2019, at ThedaCare Medical Center, Neenah, with his family by his side. He was born September 26, 1946, to the late Jerome and Rosella (Peeters) Oskey.
On May 3, 1985, he was united in marriage to Carla Planert.
Bill worked at Thilmany Paper Mill for 35 years, retiring as a millwright.
He loved his John Deere tractors, the older the better. Bill enjoyed deer hunting, fishing, and watching the birds at the birdfeeders.
William is survived by his wife, Carla; children: Michelle Oskey, Renee (fiancé, Jonny Veenstra) Oskey, and Billy (Rochelle) Oskey; siblings: Lucy (Hollis) Carpenter, Ellen (Ray) Affeldt, Joe (special friend, Debbie) Oskey, Ann Oskey, Marie (Larry) Gehring, and Bernard (Pauline) Oskey; 10 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren. Further, survived by brothers-in-law: Lee (Carol) Planert and Bruce (Karen) Planert; godchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
He is preceded in death by a granddaughter, Zoe Fiers; sister, Phyllis Nitzske; brothers, Jerry Oskey, and David Oskey; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Carlton and Florence (Bahr) Planert.
Friends may call at Muehl-Boettcher Funeral Home, Seymour on Monday, May 13, 2019, from 4:00 pm until the funeral service at 7:00 pm. Entombment will take place in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton.
Online condolences may be expressed to William’s family at www.muehlboettcher.com
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