Muriel A. "Bim" Kienitz, 83, of Peshtigo, passed away Friday, June 28, 2013, at Bay Area Medical Center. She was born April 24, 1930, in Llewellyn, Pa. to Irving and Muriel Fetterolff.
Muriel spent her early life in Llewellyn before her marriage to Sidnay D. Kienitz, Sr. on July 29, 1950. With changing duty stations a part of Sid's military career with the United States Navy, they resided at various locations around the United States. They moved to the Marinette area in June of 1968. As a military wife, Bim devoted her time to her family and raising their three children. She had been a member of the Order of Eastern Star.
Muriel is survived by three children: Sidnay D. Kienitz, Jr. (Debbie DeGrave), Jeffrey D. Kienitz (Karen Erickson) and Genevieve L. Kienitz; seven grandchildren: Michael and David Kienitz, Kayla, Kia, Colt, Cody and Kimmie Kienitz; and two brothers: David Fetterolff and Leslie Young. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Sidnay D. Kienitz, Sr.; and two grandchildren.
Friends may call at Hansen-Onion-Martell funeral home in Marinette after 4 p.m. on Tuesday, July 2, 2013. Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. on Tuesday evening in the funeral home with the Rev. Jon Nelson officiating.
Entombment will be in Glenwood Memorial Gardens.
Special thanks is extended to the Dialysis Unit of Aurora BayCare Clinic in Marinette and to the ICU staff of Bay Area Medical Center.