Cyrill “Mike” Greifoner, age 86, of Fremont, died unexpectedly at his home on Monday, January 11, 2016.
He was born on July 1, 1929 in Yugoslavia, the son of the late Rudolph and Maria (Eichinger) Greifoner. On October 20, 1961, Mike married Joan Zuehlke at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Fremont. Mike built silos for Madison Silo for over 30 years, and also worked at Paul’s Concrete for over 10 years before retiring. He enjoyed snowmobiling, camping and traveling.
Mike is survived by his wife of 54 years, Joan; three children, Julie (Mike) Coenen, Appleton; Tony (Terri) Greifoner, St. Charles, MO; and Rosemary (William III) Brennan, Manawa; 11 grandchildren, Nicole (Will) Fietzer, Tyler (Alexa) Coenen, Kevin, Krystle, Angel and Katianna Coenen; Tasha and Tate Greifoner; Kasandra, JorjaRose and Melady Brennan; three great-grandchildren, Trevin and Kimberly Fietzer and Gunner Coenen; he is also survived by three sisters who live in Austria.
As per family wishes, private services were held. The Lewin Funeral Home, Fremont assisted the family with arrangements.